6 Reasons Our LEAP jet engine stood out at Farnborough

Our LEAP engine caught eyes and ears at this year's Farnborough International Airshow. Read on to find out why.
  1. A pair of LEAP-1B engines played a leading role in Boeing's debut of the brand-new 737-MAX, still in experimental phase and set to hit the market next year.
  2. The engine's chevrons help it achieve dramatic reductions in engine noise.
  3. The LEAP's fan blades, made from advanced composite materials, are as innovative as they are mesmerizing and help make the engine lighter.
  4. The next-gen engine is the world's first made with 3D-printed fuel nozzles.
  5. The dual LEAP engine setup aboard Boeing's 737 MAX will help the aviation leader's newest aircraft to be 15% more fuel-efficient.
  6. In total, 565 LEAP engines were sold at the airshow, ringing in at $8.2 billion.