Airbus sees next generation jets as narrow-bodies
Court opinion reveals talks with engine maker General Electric
Airbus SE has solicited engine ideas for a narrow-body jetliner in development, drawing a proposal for a new geared design from General Electric (GE).
GE’s preliminary proposal, disclosed in a court opinion, reveals previously unreported talks between the engine maker and Airbus for a “next-generation” aeroplane. The court decision was later sealed, indicating the high level of interest in what’s next for Airbus...