Items Tagged with 'GE Aviation'


GE Aviation soars in Muskegon area

‘Brilliant factory’ improves efficiency and increases production of parts for Boeing 777 engines.

May 5, 2017
GE Aviation’s recently opened $14.5-million, 35,000-square-foot facility in Norton Shores is part of its efforts to double down on new technology. Read More

Aviation supplier opens 'brilliant' factory

May 1, 2017
An aviation supplier in the region has introduced its new $14.5-million factory. Read More

Aviation supplier delivers software to Boeing

March 16, 2017
A local aviation supplier has delivered a new flight management software update to Boeing. Read More

Aviation supplier laying off 74 employees

January 20, 2017
An aviation supplier has announced it will be laying off 74 employees at its local office. Read More

Aviation supplier plans plant expansion

August 8, 2016
A supplier of engines, components and systems for the aviation industry is planning to expand a facility in the region. Read More

Company ranks among 'Best Places to Work' in US

December 10, 2015
A West Michigan company is considered one of the top 50 places to work in the country. Read More

GE Aviation supports Ex-Im Bank

The federal agency will expire July 1 if Congress does not renew it.

May 22, 2015
A West Michigan GE Aviation executive has expressed grave concern about the potential demise of the federal government’s Export-Import Bank, created as part of Roosevelt’s New Deal to help American businesses sell their goods and services abroad. Read More

Aerospace supplier wins Boeing contract

December 16, 2014
The Boeing 777X jet, which is set to take to the skies in 2020, will have Grand Rapids ties. Read More

GE Aviation lands Boeing contract for military satellite navigation

March 8, 2013
GE Aviation in Grand Rapids has won a contract to provide inertial navigation technology for Boeing’s next generation satellite communications systems. Read More

GE Aviation lands contract to manufacture Boeing 737 MAX flight-management system

February 1, 2013
GE Aviation has been awarded a contract from Boeing to provide the electronic flight-management system for the new Boeing 737 MAX airliner. The system will be designed and manufactured at GE in Grand Rapids and Clearwater, Fla., with the first 737 MAX scheduled for delivery in 2017. Read More