2008

Sunday, 7 December 2008 North America

Rolls-Royce marks 50 year partnership with Gulfstream

Rolls-Royce marked 50 years of partnership with Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation - the longest partnership in business aviation

Thursday, 4 December 2008 Investors

First President for Rolls-Royce India appointed

Rolls-Royce today announced the appointment of Anil Shrikhande as President Rolls-Royce India. Anil will assume leadership of all Rolls-Royce operations and activities in India and South Asia.

Thursday, 4 December 2008 Nuclear

Rolls-Royce and Areva to work together on UK Nuclear Programmes

Rolls-Royce announced plans to work together with AREVA, the French nuclear power plant and services provider, on jointly agreed programmes which will see the first new nuclear reactors built in the UK for over 20 years.

Thursday, 20 November 2008 Investors

Rolls-Royce consults with employees on future employment

Rolls-Royce announced today that it is consulting employee representatives about a proposed reduction of 140 jobs at its Assembly and Test facility in Derby, UK, which forms part of the Group’s Civil Aerospace business.

Friday, 14 November 2008 Investors

Rolls-Royce appoints John Neill as a Non-Executive director

Rolls-Royce today announced the appointment of John Neill CBE as a non-executive director.

Thursday, 30 October 2008 Investors

Interim management statement

Rolls-Royce Group plc, the global power systems company, is today issuing its Interim Management Statement for the period 30 June to 29 October 2008.

Tuesday, 21 October 2008 North America

Qantas A380 arrival marks Rolls-Royce Trent 900 debut in North America

The first commercial flight of the Rolls-Royce Trent 900-powered Airbus A380 to North America, operated by Australia’s flag carrier, Qantas, arrived at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) today.

Tuesday, 7 October 2008 Civil

Berwind Selects Rolls-Royce CorporateCare® For BR725-Powered G650

Berwind, a private investment management company, has signed the first long-term CorporateCare® agreement to support its Rolls-Royce BR725-powered Gulfstream G650 –scheduled for entry-into-service in the second half of 2012.

Tuesday, 7 October 2008 Civil

Rolls-Royce CorporateCare® On Track for Fifth Consecutive Record Year

Rolls-Royce, the world's leading provider of engines for business jets, today announced that it has signed 150 new CorporateCare® contracts to-date.

Monday, 6 October 2008 Civil

XOJET signs Citation X Fleet to Rolls-Royce CorporateCare®

Rolls-Royce, announced today that XOJET, one of the world’s fastest growing private aviation companies, has enrolled its entire fleet of 48 Rolls-Royce powered Cessna Citation X aircraft into the company’s CorporateCare® services program.