IndiGo drops Pratt & Whitney, places $20-bn order for LEAP 1-A engines with US-based CFM International
The decision to go with CFM engines for its future fleet has come as IndiGo has been facing problems for the last three years in its current A320neo aircraft fleet, which are powered by Pratt & Whitney engines.
Safran to build plant in Hyderabad to make parts for LEAP engine; to invest 36 mn euros in new facility
Philip Petitcolin, chief executive officer of Safran, who is here for the Aero India Show beginning Wednesday and Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao jointly made the announcement.
Budget carrier GoAir to start international operations from 11 October; to induct 13 more A320 Neo planes this year
GoAir's inaugural flights will operate to Phuket from New Delhi and Mumbai.
Vistara places orders for 19 Airbus and Boeing planes worth $3.1 billion as it embarks on ambitious expansion plans
Vistara said it has agreed to place firm orders with Airbus for 13 aircraft from the A320 neo family and with Boeing for six 787-9 Dreamliner