In March, Japan Airlines became the first airline to receive a Boeing 787 aircraft powered by the General Electric GEnx-1B engine. Volvo Aero is risk-and-revenue sharing partner in the GEnx program.
In February, Pratt & Whitney received a major order for 144 PW1100G engines. Go Airline has selected PW1100G engines for its order of 72 firm A320neo aircraft. Deliveries are scheduled to start in 2016. The order will benefit Volvo Aero as a risk and revenue sharing partner in the program.