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3135 Easton Turnpike

Fairfield, CT 06828

United States

Phone: 203-373-2211


positions Clarient, one of the company’s Life Science businesses, was sold in December 2015. Aviation This segment designs and produces commercial and military aircraft engines, integrated digital components, electric power and mechanical aircraft systems. The company also provides aftermarket services to support its products. Commercial Engines – The company manufactures jet engines and turboprops for commercial airframes. Its commercial engines power aircraft in all categories; regional, narrowbody and widebody. It also manufactures engines and components for Business and General Aviation segments. Commercial Services – The company provides maintenance, component repair and overhaul services (MRO), including sales of replacement parts. Military – The company manufactures jet engines for military airframes. Its military engines power various military aircraft, including fighters, bombers, tankers, helicopters and surveillance aircraft, as well as marine applications. The company provide MRO, including sales of replacement parts. Systems – The company provides components, systems and services for commercial and military segments. This includes avionics systems, aviation electric power systems, flight efficiency and intelligent operation services, aircraft structures and Avio Aero. The company also produces and markets engines through CFM International, a company jointly owned by GE and Snecma, a subsidiary of SAFRAN of France, and Engine Alliance, LLC, a company jointly owned by GE and the Pratt & Whitney division of United Technologies Corporation. New engines are also being designed and marketed in a joint venture with Honda Aero, Inc., a division of Honda Motor Co., Ltd. Regulation The company’s product, services and activities are subject to various regulators, such as by the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration, European Aviation Safety Agency, and other regulatory bodies. Appliances & Lighting This segment’s products, such as major appliances and a subset of lighting products, are primarily directed to consumer applications, while other lighting products are directed towards commercial and industrial applications. The company also invests in the development of differentiated, premium products, such as energy efficient solutions for both consumers and businesses. Appliances – The company sells and services major home appliances, including refrigerators, freezers, electric and gas ranges, cooktops, dishwashers, clothes washers and dryers, microwave ovens, room air conditioners, residential water systems for filtration, softening and heating and hybrid water heaters. Its brands include Monogram, GE Cafe, GE Profile, GE, GE Artistry, and Hotpoint. The company also manufactures certain products and source finished product and component parts from third-party global manufacturers. A large portion of appliances sales is through various retail outlets for replacement of installed units. Residential building contractors installing units in new construction is the second major U.S. channel. The company offers original equipment manufacturer service organizations in the appliances industry, providing in-home repair and aftermarket parts. Lighting – The company manufactures, sources and sells various energy-efficient solutions for commercial, industrial, municipal and consumer applications across the globe, utilizing light-emitting diode, fluorescent, halogen and high-intensity discharge technologies. The business sells products under the reveal and Energy Smart consumer brands, and Evolve, GTx, Immersion, Infusion, Lumination, Albeo, TriGain and Tetra commercial brands. GE Lighting offers a range of solutions and services to outfit entire properties with lighting, from ceilings, parking lots, signage, displays, roadways, sports arenas and other areas. Capital This segment's continuing financial services businesses and products are geared to utilize the company’s industry-specific expertise in aviation, energy, infrastructure and healthcare to capitalize on market-specific opportunities. In addition, the company continues to operate its run-off insurance activities. Products an


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