2007

Tuesday, 19 June 2007 Civil

Rolls-Royce Trents for Avianca – first in Latin America

Colombia’s Avianca has chosen Rolls-Royce Trent engines for up to 30 widebody jets from Airbus and Boeing. The potential value of the contract to Rolls-Royce is $1.1 billion at catalogue prices.

Tuesday, 19 June 2007 Civil

Successful first flight for Trent 1000 on flying test bed

Rolls-Royce reported a flawless performance by its Trent 1000 engine during its first flight on the company’s Boeing 747 flying test bed.

Monday, 18 June 2007 Civil

Rolls-Royce Trent 700 wins $1.2 billion order from Intrepid Group

The Trent 700 has been selected by Memphis-based Intrepid Aviation Group for a fleet of 17 Airbus A330 freighters. The order, including a TotalCare long term services agreement, is valued at $1.2 billion at list prices.

Monday, 18 June 2007 Civil

Rolls-Royce books $260 million share of China Eastern order

Rolls-Royce has won a $260 million share of an order from China Eastern Airlines for V2500 engines to power 30 Airbus A320 series aircraft.

Monday, 18 June 2007 Civil

Rolls-Royce wins $1.8bn Trent XWB engine order from US Airways

Rolls-Royce announced today at the Paris Air Show that it has agreed terms with US Airways for Trent XWB engines to power a new fleet of 22 Airbus A350 XWB twinjets.

Monday, 18 June 2007 Civil

Rolls-Royce secures $5.6bn record order with Qatar Airways selection of the Trent XWB

Rolls-Royce today announced the largest-ever firm engine order for its civil aerospace business in an order with Qatar Airways worth $5.6 billion at list prices, which includes a TotalCare long term services agreement.

Monday, 18 June 2007 Civil

Rolls-Royce Trent 700 To power additional A330s for ILFC

Rolls-Royce announced that International Lease Finance Corporation (ILFC) has selected the Trent 700 to power up to five additional Airbus A330s it is adding to its fleet.

Monday, 18 June 2007 Civil

Flyglobespan selects Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 for long-haul expansion

UK low-cost airline, Flyglobespan, has selected the Trent 1000 to power the two Boeing 787 Dreamliners it is leasing from International Lease Finance Corporation (ILFC).

Monday, 18 June 2007 Civil

Rolls-Royce wins $180 million share of Hainan Airlines order

Rolls-Royce has won business worth $180 million as its share of an order for V2500 engines from China’s Hainan Airlines

Friday, 15 June 2007 Civil

New Rolls-Royce engine selected to power Dassault's new super mid-size business jet

Rolls-Royce plc, a world-leading power systems and services company, announced today that it has been selected by Dassault Aviation to power the new Falcon super mid-size (SMS) business jet with a new engine in the 10,000 pound thrust range.