Powered by MOMENTUM MEDIA
australian aviation logo

Rolls-Royce secures US$5 billion in orders

written by australianaviation.com.au | June 24, 2013
First build of the Trent 1000-TEN will begin this year. (RR)

Rolls-Royce increased its order book and confirmed plans for its most advanced Trent 1000 engine at the Paris airshow last week, the company new orders and agreements worth nearly US$5 billion for engines from airlines including Philippine Airlines, Air France-KLM and United Airlines.

Orders for the Trent XWB were placed by United Airlines, Air France-KLM and SriLankan Airlines for their A350s, while Philippine Airlines, Oman Air and Sri Lankan Airlines selected the Trent 700 to power A330s.

Rolls-Royce has confirmed build of the first Trent 1000-TEN test engine for all models of the Boeing 787 will begin later this year, while Trent 1000 flight test engines have been delivered to Boeing for the first 787-9 variant. Air Lease Corporation and Transaero have announced selection of the Trent 1000 to power their respective Boeing 787 fleets.

Rolls-Royce secures US$5 billion in orders

written by australianaviation.com.au | June 24, 2013
First build of the Trent 1000-TEN will begin this year. (RR)

Rolls-Royce increased its order book and confirmed plans for its most advanced Trent 1000 engine at the Paris airshow last week, the company new orders and agreements worth nearly US$5 billion for engines from airlines including Philippine Airlines, Air France-KLM and United Airlines.

Orders for the Trent XWB were placed by United Airlines, Air France-KLM and SriLankan Airlines for their A350s, while Philippine Airlines, Oman Air and Sri Lankan Airlines selected the Trent 700 to power A330s.

Rolls-Royce has confirmed build of the first Trent 1000-TEN test engine for all models of the Boeing 787 will begin later this year, while Trent 1000 flight test engines have been delivered to Boeing for the first 787-9 variant. Air Lease Corporation and Transaero have announced selection of the Trent 1000 to power their respective Boeing 787 fleets.

Each day, our subscribers are more informed with the right information.

SIGN UP to the Australian Aviation magazine for high-quality news and features for just $99.95 per year

You don't have credit card details available. You will be redirected to update payment method page. Click OK to continue.