2007

Wednesday, 20 June 2007 Civil

Rolls-Royce confirms Trent XWB order with CIT

Rolls-Royce confirmed that the Trent XWB will power the seven Airbus A350 XWBs ordered by US leasing company, CIT, in an order worth around $300 million at engine list prices. Deliveries are scheduled to begin in 2014.

Wednesday, 20 June 2007 Civil

Kuwait’s Alafco is latest customer for Rolls-Royce Trent XWB

ALAFCO, the Kuwait-based international Aviation and Lease Finance Company, has placed an order for Rolls-Royce Trent XWB engines to power a new fleet of 12 Airbus A350 XWB twinjets.

Wednesday, 20 June 2007 Civil

Kingfisher places $1 billion twin Trent order for Airbus fleet

India’s Kingfisher Airlines has ordered two versions of the Rolls-Royce Trent to power 25 new Airbus widebody airliners. The value of the engine business at list prices is $1 billion.

Wednesday, 20 June 2007 Civil

Etihad expands Trent fleet with latest A340 order

Etihad Airways, the fast-growing Abu Dhabi airline, has placed a repeat order for Rolls-Royce Trent 500 engines to power four additional Airbus A340-600 aircraft.

Tuesday, 19 June 2007 Civil

Airasia X selects Rolls-Royce Trent 700 package worth $1.3 billion to launch A330 long-haul start-up operation

AirAsia X, the long-haul low cost start-up airline, has selected the Trent 700 to power its new fleet of 15 Airbus A330-300s.

Tuesday, 19 June 2007 Civil

Rolls-Royce shares in V2500 order from ILFC

Rolls-Royce has won a $140 million share in an order from International Lease Finance Corporation (ILFC) of the United States for V2500 engines to power up to 25 Airbus A320 airliners.

Tuesday, 19 June 2007 Civil

Nordic support for RTM322

Rolls-Royce Turbomeca (RRTM) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding for a repair co-operation Agreement with Air Depot Kjeller (Norway) and Patria (Finland) for the future support of the RTM322 which powers the NH90 and EH101 helicopters in the Nordic region.

Tuesday, 19 June 2007 Civil

Aercap selects Rolls-Royce Trent 700 for A330s

The Rolls-Royce Trent 700 has been selected by Dutch aircraft leasing company, AerCap Holdings N.V., to power 10 firm Airbus A330s, with options for a further three.

Tuesday, 19 June 2007 Civil

Aeroflot order marks debut for Rolls-Royce Trent in Russia

Aeroflot has become the latest customer for the Rolls-Royce Trent engine series. The Russian flag carrier has selected the Trent 700 to power its new fleet of 10 leased Airbus A330-200s.

Tuesday, 19 June 2007 Civil

C-27J business worth more than $500 million to Rolls-Royce

Rolls-Royce has been selected as the propulsion system provider for C-27J medium transports for the Joint Cargo Aircraft (JCA) programme for the US Army and US Air Force.