Ethiopian Airlines selects GEnx engines to power its additional Boeing 787 Dreamliners

Eleanor Steed
By Eleanor Steed July 16, 2018 16:33

Ethiopian Airlines selects GEnx engines to power its additional Boeing 787 Dreamliners

Ethiopian Airlines selected the GEnx engine to power its six additional Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft. This selection increases Ethiopian Airlines’ GEnx-powered B787 aircraft to 19 total.

“The GEnx engine has performed extremely well for our airline with high reliability and good fuel efficiency,” said Mr. Tewolde Gebremariam, Group CEO of Ethiopian Airlines. “This proven performance led to our selection of the GEnx engine for our additional B787 aircraft.”

“The GEnx engine is the most popular engine powering the B787 Dreamliner,” said Chaker Chahrour, VP Global Sales & Marketing at GE Aviation. “We look forward to delivering these additional engines to Ethiopian Airlines as part of its fleet expansion.”

Eleanor Steed
By Eleanor Steed July 16, 2018 16:33