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GE forecasts more than USD10bn in engine orders at Paris

21-Jun-2011 12:43 PM

General Electric forecast its GE Aviation unit would win more than USD10 billion in orders and work through its JV agreements at this week’s Paris Air Show (Bloomberg, 20-Jun-2011). GE is a 50:50 partner in CFM International with Safran and its also a equal partner with Pratt & Whitney in Engine Alliance. CFM International recently announced its first orders for the company’s new LEAP-X engine, as well as signing an agreement making the engine the sole Western powerplant for the COMAC C919