News List

The news below are chronologically listed in the sequence they were announced.
Please be reminded that their contents and related information may differ from what they have developed by now.

2019

2019.6.6
GE Honda launched the service of the HF120 turbofan engine in Japan.


2018

2018.10.12
GE Honda obtained the type certification effective in Japan for the HF120 turbofan engine.


2017

2017.4.11
Honda won the “2017 Science and Technology Award” in the development category from Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology.


2016

2016.5.24
GE Honda obtained the type certification effective in Europe for the HF120 turbofan engine.


2015

2015.3.18
The aircraft engine plant of Honda Aero, Inc. acquired their Production Certification from FAA.


2014

2014.11.13
Honda Aero, Inc. began shipment of the HF120 turbofan engine.

2014.10.21
GE Honda announced the progress toward the entry into service of the HF120 turbofan engine.

2014.5.20
GE Honda announced that they would begin shipment of the HF120 turbofan engine and select maintenance service facilities.


2013

2013.12.16
GE Honda obtained the Type Certification for the HF120 turbofan engine.


2007

2007.11.29
Honda Aero, Inc. broke ground for a new office building and a jet engine plant. (Announcement of a construction start)

2007.9.12
GE Honda began a full performance verification test on the HF120 turbofan engine.

2007.7.18
Honda Aero, Inc. announced that they would construct a new office building and a jet engine plant in Burlington, North Carolina. (Announcement of a construction plan)


2004

2004.10.13
Honda Aero, Inc., the aircraft engine subsidiary company, was founded in Virginia, USA.

2004.10.13
GE and Honda established a joint venture for small business engines.

2004.7.15
Honda decided to establish a subsidiary company for aircraft engines in the US, and founded a new R&D exclusively for aircraft engines.

2004.2.16
Honda and GE concluded a business partnership on development of engines for small business jets.


2003

2003.12.16
Honda independently developed the HF118 turbofan engine.