Emirates signs $13bn service contract with GE
Dubai, July 15, 2014
Dubai-based carrier Emirates Airlines has signed a 12-year agreement with General Electric for the maintenance, repair and overhaul of its new GE9X engines.
The $13 billion order is for engines that will power the 150 Boeing 777X jets that Emirates is buying from Boeing Co for $56 billion.
The order is GE Aviation's largest commercial jet engine contract from an airline. - Reuters