2007

Tuesday, 2 October 2007 Marine

US Navy renews Rolls-Royce Power by the Hour® T-45 Trainer Engine Support with $66 million contract

The US Navy has renewed its engine services contract with Rolls-Royce to provide support for the F405 engines which power T-45 training aircraft.

Monday, 1 October 2007 Marine

Rolls-Royce develops Marine support services with U.S. aquisition

Rolls-Royce today announced the acquisition of U.S. naval architecture and engineering firm Seaworthy Systems Inc to improve further its marine support services.

Friday, 28 September 2007 Civil

Rolls-Royce joins Air New Zealand and Boeing in renewable fuels study programme

Rolls-Royce is to team up with Air New Zealand and Boeing in flight evaluation of a renewable fuel source, as part of a wider research programme to understand renewable fuels and their potential future applications.

Thursday, 27 September 2007 Civil

British Airways selects Rolls-Royce power for long haul fleet

British Airways has selected Rolls-Royce Trent engines to power up to 61 new long haul aircraft that it will acquire from Airbus and Boeing.

Wednesday, 26 September 2007 North America

Rolls-Royce selected by US Military for advanced technology development program

Rolls-Royce has been selected for the HEETE (Highly Efficient Embedded Turbine Engine) advanced technology program to design next-generation propulsion systems for the US Air Force.

Wednesday, 26 September 2007 North America

Rolls-Royce Corporatecare poised for another record year

CorporateCare®, the Rolls-Royce business jet engine service program, continues to set new benchmarks in marketplace acceptance.

Wednesday, 26 September 2007 North America

Rolls-Royce celebrates Citation X Delivery – Marking 5,000 Cessna Citation Aircraft

Rolls-Royce and Cessna Aircraft today celebrated the delivery of the 5000th Citation business jet in a ceremony at the National Business Aviation Association Annual Meeting and Convention in Atlanta, Georgia.

Tuesday, 25 September 2007 Civil

Rolls Royce corporate and regional engines celebrate milestones

Several Rolls-Royce engine programs serving the corporate and regional aircraft market celebrate significant milestones in 2007.

Tuesday, 25 September 2007 Civil

Rolls-Royce and Avianca celebrate Trent order

Rolls-Royce and Avianca celebrated the selection of Trent engines to power up to 30 widebody jets from Airbus and Boeing in a ceremony this evening in Bogota, Colombia.

Friday, 21 September 2007 Investors

Opening of Bristol ‘Operations’ facility underlines Rolls-Royce

A new facility formally opened today at the Rolls-Royce Bristol plant is the final component of an ambitious investment plan, launched more than three years ago, to build a series of ‘focused factories’ with world-class manufacturing capability.