Emirates extends GE's TrueChoice Flight hour agreement on GE90 engines
Emirates has extended its TrueChoiceTM Flight Hour agreement with GE for the maintenance, repair and overhaul of 54 GE90-115B engines that power its Boeing 777-300ER aircraft.
The extended agreement is valued at more than $400 million over the life of the contract.
Emirates operates the world's largest fleet of Boeing 777 aircraft with 118 in service flying to six continents. The airline continues to build on a successful partnership with GE on technology sharing and innovation in engine maintenance and related services, contributing significantly to the aviation industry.
"As the largest operator of GE90 engines, Emirates depends on the engine's reliability on a daily basis to satisfy its customers," said Kevin McAllister, president and chief executive officer of GE Engine Services. "That's why GE Aviation is proud to continue to provide exemplary service and support for Emirates' GE90 engine fleet with the extension of the True Choice Flight Hour agreement."