June 5, 2013
First GEnx-powered B787 delivered to China Southern
China Southern Airlines took delivery of its first GEnx-powered Boeing 787 Dreamliner. This is the first of eight Boeing 787 aircraft to be delivered to China Southern this year. China Southern ordered a total 10 Boeing 787 Dreamliners and selected GEnx-1B engines to power these aircraft. China Southern also signed an OnPoint solution agreement with GE Aviation for its GEnx fleet. As part of this agreement, GE Aviation will provide the maintenance, repair and overhaul for the GEnx engine fleet.