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Air France-KLM picks GE to power Boeing 787 jets

PARIS, March 24 (Reuters) - Air France-KLM said on Monday it had chosen GEnx engines made by General Electric to power 25 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft it has ordered from Boeing.

GE competes with Rolls-Royce to provide engines for the medium-sized long-range aircraft.

(Reporting by Maya Nikolaeva, Editing by Tim Hepher)