GE/CFM Detail Powder Metal Contamination Issues

Safran Leap-1A engine

Leap-1A engine

Credit: Safran
MADRID—General Electric has given more details about the extent of recently uncovered powder metal contamination problems it is facing on the GE90 and GEnx engine families, along with similar issues on the Leap 1A/B produced with CFM International joint venture partner Safran. The engine maker says...

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