2007

Thursday, 29 November 2007 Civil

Hawaiian Airlines chooses Trents to power new long range fleet

Hawaiian Airlines has selected two versions of the Rolls-Royce Trent series to power its new long range fleet of Airbus twinjets. The value of the business, at engine list prices, is approximately $460 million.

Wednesday, 28 November 2007 Civil

Singapore Airlines and Rolls-Royce sign TotalCare agreement for A380 engine fleet

Rolls-Royce and Singapore Airlines have signed a TotalCare® services agreement, extending to 2021, covering maintenance of the Trent 900 engines which power the carrier’s new fleet of Airbus A380s.

Wednesday, 28 November 2007 Civil

Aircastle selects Rolls-Royce Trent to power six A330 freighters

The Rolls-Royce Trent 700 has been selected by aircraft lessor Aircastle to power a fleet of six Airbus A330 freighters. Deliveries are scheduled to take place in 2010 and 2011.

Wednesday, 21 November 2007 Civil

LAN Airlines places $2.4bn order for Rolls-Royce Trent 1000

One of Latin America’s premier carriers, LAN Airlines S.A, has selected the Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 to power a new fleet of up to 41 Boeing 787 Dreamliners.

Tuesday, 20 November 2007 Investors

Rolls-Royce expands global capability

Rolls-Royce today announced plans to invest in two new aero engine facilities in Singapore and in the Commonwealth of Virginia in the United States.

Wednesday, 14 November 2007 Civil

Yemenia confirms Trent XWB order for A350 XWB fleet – takes Totalcare for Trent 700s

Rolls-Royce announced today at the Dubai Airshow, that Yemenia Yemen Airways, the official carrier of the Republic of Yemen, has confirmed its order for Trent XWB engines to power 10 firm Airbus A350 XWBs

Tuesday, 13 November 2007 Civil

ALAFCO and Rolls-Royce sign contract for Trent XWBs

ALAFCO Aviation Lease and Finance Company, the Kuwait-based international aircraft leasing company, and Rolls-Royce today signed a contract at the Dubai Airshow, confirming an order for Trent XWB engines to power 12 Airbus A350 XWB aircraft.

Tuesday, 13 November 2007 Civil

Qatar Airways, Qatar Petroleum, Qatar Fuel Company (WOQOD), Airbus, Rolls-Royce, Shell International Petroleum Company limited and the Qatar Science and Technology Park sign agreement to study benefits of Synthetic Jet Fuel

At the Dubai Airshow Qatar Airways, Qatar Petroleum, Qatar Fuel Company (WOQOD), Airbus, Rolls-Royce plc, Shell International Petroleum Company Limited and the Qatar Science and Technology Park signed an agreement to research the potential benefits of Synthetic Jet Fuel in aviation engines.

Monday, 12 November 2007 Civil

DAE takes Rolls-Royce Trent XWB to power 30 A350 XWBs

The aircraft leasing arm of Dubai Aerospace Enterprise (DAE) has placed an order for Rolls-Royce Trent XWB engines to power a new fleet of 30 Airbus A350 XWBs.

Monday, 12 November 2007 Civil

Rolls-Royce Trent 900 to Power first VIP A380

Rolls-Royce Trent 900 engines will power the first Airbus A380 to be purchased for VIP operations. His Royal Highness Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz al Saud, Chairman of Kingdom Holding Company, based in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, has ordered the aircraft, which will be delivered in 2010