Write a new page in the history of aeronautics and a new chapter in their alliance, while outstripping the competition, by being the first to launch a clean engine.
These are the ambitious objectives of French Safran and its American counterpart GE Aviation.
Before Rolls-Royce and Pratt & Whitney, the two groups announced, Monday, June 14, that they are jointly embarking on the race towards the zero emission engine.
First step announced yesterday, the launch of a technological development program for a new generation of reactors to succeed the Leap engines, which equip the Chinese Airbus A320neo, Boeing 737 Max and Comac C 919.
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this program will be carried out within CFM International, the joint venture between the two engine manufacturers.
To mark their common commitment to carbon-free aviation, Olivier Andriès, CEO of Safran, and John Slattery, his counterpart from GE Aviation,
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