AIRSHOW-CFM confirms AirAsia order to power A320s
PARIS, June 19
PARIS, June 19 (Reuters) - Aircraft engine maker CFM International confirmed an order from AirAsia, Asia's largest low-cost carrier, to power 100 Airbus A320 aircraft.
The deal is worth $8.6 billion based on list prices and including a 20-year pay-by-the-hour service agreement, CFM said at the Paris Airshow on Wednesday. The news confirmed an earlier report by Reuters.
CFM is a joint venture of General Electric and Safran .