GE Aviation

GE Aviation (also known as GE Aircraft Engines Holdings) is a manufacturer and service provider of jet engines. It offers commercial, military, business, and general aviation jets, and turboprop engines and components as well as avionics, electrical power, and mechanical systems for aircraft.

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Parent CompanyGeneral Electric
HQEvendale, OH, US
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GE Aviation was founded in 1917 and is headquartered in Evendale, OH, US

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Key People/Management at GE Aviation

John S. Slattery

John S. Slattery

President & CEO
Kathy MacKenzie

Kathy MacKenzie

President and CEO, Commercial Engine Operations
Kathleen McCarthy

Kathleen McCarthy

Chief Human Resources Officer
Joe Allen

Joe Allen

Chief Diversity Officer
David Burns

David Burns

Vice President, Chief Information Officer
Betsy Bingham

Betsy Bingham

Vice President Lean Operations
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GE Aviation Office Locations

GE Aviation has offices in Evendale, Asheville, Auburn, Austin and in 47 other locations
Evendale, OH, US (HQ)
1 Neumann Way
Asheville, NC, US
401 Sweeten Creek Industrial Park Rd
Auburn, AL, US
2400 Innovation Dr
Austin, TX, US
400 W 15th St #1000
Bohemia, NY, US
Veterans Memorial Hwy, 1000 MacArthur
Clearwater, FL, US
14200 Roosevelt Blvd
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GE Aviation Financials and Metrics

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GE Aviation is a subsidiary of General Electric

GE Aviation Revenue

GE Aviation's revenue was reported to be $22.04 b in FY, 2020 which is a 33% decrease from the previous period.
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GE Aviation Operating Metrics

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$29.5 b$35.5 b$36.7 b

Orders (Equipment)

$10.6 b$15.3 b$14.5 b

Orders (Services)

$18.9 b$20.2 b$22.3 b


$170.4 b$223.5 b$273.2 b
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GE Aviation Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
OCRoboticsJune 12, 2017
AirVaultMarch 27, 2017
SLM Solutions GroupSeptember 06, 2016
Taleris AmericasDecember 20, 2012
Morris TechnologiesNovember 20, 2012
Rapid Quality ManufacturingNovember 20, 2012
Advanced Technologies GroupNovember 12, 2012
Austin Digital IncAugust 02, 2012
BMB Fuel Consulting ServicesJanuary 05, 2010
Smiths AerospaceJanuary 15, 2007

GE Aviation Revenue Breakdown

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GE Aviation revenue breakdown by business segment: 20.2% from Systems and Other, 20.7% from Military and 59.1% from Commercial Engines and Services

GE Aviation revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 7.8% from Middle East and Africa, 17.8% from Asia, 19.5% from Europe, 51.0% from U.S. and 4.0% from Other

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GE Aviation News and Updates

Etihad Airways and GE Sign Sustainability Agreement

Etihad and GE signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for future opportunities to work together on initiatives to lower CO2 emissions from Etihad’s fleet of 787 aircraft as part of the airline’s comprehensive sustainability program. The agreement was signed today by Tony Douglas, Group Chief Exec…

GE Aviation validates durability of GE9X with dust-ingestion tests

The FAA-certified GE9X, designed specifically for the Boeing 777X, has accomplished another milestone, with a new series of tests validating the enhanced durability of the engine.

Flyadeal Signs CFM56-5B Services Agreement with GE

Low-cost carrier flyadeal, a subsidiary of Saudi Arabian Airlines Corporation, has signed a seven-year TrueChoice™ Overhaul agreement during the Dubai Airshow to cover CFM56-5B* engines that power its 11 A320-200 aircraft fleet. The TrueChoice Overhaul agreement provides time and material required t…

GE’s 360 Foam Wash program reaches global milestone

GE’s innovative jet engine cleaning technology 360 Foam Wash has reached a major milestone ahead of the 2021 Dubai Airshow. GE Aviation and customers have completed the 1,000th 360 Foam Wash since 2017, when GE first began testing foam wash on fielded engines, or engines in service with customers.

GE Aviation’s Sustainable Engine Wash System Gains Traction In The Middle East

GE Aviation’s 360 Foam Wash engine cleaning system has recently gained significant traction in the Middle East as the company amps up its sustainability initiatives to reduce carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions in commercial flight. According to GE, 1,000 aircraft engine washes have now been performed.

GE Aviation to Stand Alone as GE Splits into Three

GE Chairman and CEO H. Lawrence Culp, Jr. will serve as non-executive chairman of the GE healthcare company upon its spin-off. He will continue to serve as chairman and CEO of GE until the second spin-off, at which point he will lead the GE aviation-focused company going forward.
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GE Aviation Blogs

United To Fly World’s First Passenger Flight On 100% Sustainable Aviation Fuel Supplying One Of Its Engines

Making history. Today United will fly the first commercial flight full of passengers to use 100% drop-in sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) for one of the aircraft’s two LEAP-1B engines.

GE awarded two contracts supporting T700 engine fleets across U.S. military

GE awarded two contracts supporting T700 engine fleets across U.S. military William Massie Tue, 11/23/2021 - 13:57 November 23, 2021 LYNN, Mass. – The Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) awarded GE two contracts in S…

That’s a Wrap! See All GE Aviation Headlines and News from the 2021 Dubai Airshow

From a show-stopping GE9X-powered 777X flying display to headline grabbing sustainability news, see all the GE Aviation headlines from the 2021 Dubai Airshow.

Speed Racer: How Lean Helps Engineer David Riddle Train for Marathons

Engineer and avid runner David Riddle powered himself to an impressive 2:28 finishing time at the Boston Marathon this year. But he couldn't have done it without the support of his family and GE colleagues.

Bel Air Aviation AW189 reaches 5,000 engine flight hour mark with GE CT7 power

Bel Air Aviation AW189 reaches 5,000 engine flight hour mark with GE CT7 power William Massie Thu, 11/18/2021 - 09:56 November 18, 2021 LYNN, Mass. – A Bel Air Aviation AW189 helicopter has surpassed 5,000 engin…

The Superfan: How Roxana Leonte Morphed From Flight Attendant To A Jet Engine ‘Geek’

As a young girl, Roxana Leonte remembers feeling awestruck by the white lines of the contrails that airplanes left in the sky as they soared high above her home in Romania. She marveled at everything from the physics that allowed airplanes to take flight to what it would feel like to be a passenger …
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GE Aviation Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was GE Aviation founded?

    GE Aviation was founded in 1917.

  • Who are GE Aviation key executives?

    GE Aviation's key executives are John S. Slattery, Kathy MacKenzie and Kathleen McCarthy.

  • How many employees does GE Aviation have?

    GE Aviation has 24,452 employees.

  • What is GE Aviation revenue?

    Latest GE Aviation annual revenue is $22 b.

  • What is GE Aviation revenue per employee?

    Latest GE Aviation revenue per employee is $901.4 k.

  • Who are GE Aviation competitors?

    Competitors of GE Aviation include Boeing, MTU Aero Engines and United Engine Corporation.

  • Where is GE Aviation headquarters?

    GE Aviation headquarters is located at 1 Neumann Way, Evendale.

  • Where are GE Aviation offices?

    GE Aviation has offices in Evendale, Asheville, Auburn, Austin and in 47 other locations.

  • How many offices does GE Aviation have?

    GE Aviation has 53 offices.