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Friday, 21 February 2014 Defence

Rolls-Royce expands US Air Force C-130J support with $182.7 million contract

Rolls-Royce has been awarded a contract for $182.7 million by the US Air Force to expand the company's support of the C-130J transport fleet.

Thursday, 20 February 2014 Marine

Rolls-Royce designer wins lifetime achievement award

Sigmund Borgundvaag, a ship designer at Rolls-Royce, has won a lifetime achievement award for his contribution to the design of offshore support vessels for more than 40 years.

Wednesday, 19 February 2014 Defence

Rolls-Royce demonstrates 13% fuel savings on T56 engine enhancement

Rolls-Royce has completed assembly and ground testing of the first enhanced T56 engine for the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) WP-3D aircraft, demonstrating fuel use reduction over 13 per cent.

Thursday, 13 February 2014 Investors

Rolls-Royce Holdings plc 2013 Full Year Results

2013 was a year of good progress, in which our order book, underlying revenue and underlying profit all grew.

Wednesday, 12 February 2014 Defence

Rolls-Royce and Lockheed Martin agree US$1BN deal to power future C-130J aircraft

Rolls-Royce has completed a long-term agreement with Lockheed Martin worth up to US$1 billion to deliver approximately 600 engines to power future C-130J Super Hercules aircraft.

Tuesday, 11 February 2014 Civil

Rolls-Royce Trent 900 achieves three million hours of service

Rolls-Royce is celebrating its Trent 900 engine achieving more than three million hours of service on the Airbus A380 aircraft.

Monday, 10 February 2014 Civil

Rolls-Royce and Cathay Pacific agree lifetime Totalcare services deal

Rolls-Royce and Cathay Pacific have agreed a TotalCare√Ę support contract for Trent 700 engines that power Cathay Pacific group's 60 Airbus A330 aircraft in-service and on-order with Cathay Pacific group airlines.

Monday, 10 February 2014 Civil

World's most efficient engine powers Airbus A350 XWB to Singapore Airshow

Rolls-Royce Trent XWB engines have powered an Airbus A350 XWB on a visit to the Singapore Airshow, marking the aircraft's debut public appearance in Asia.

Monday, 10 February 2014 Civil

Rolls-Royce starts final assembly of Trent XWB production engine for entry into service

Rolls-Royce has started final assembly of the first production Trent XWB, the world's most efficient aero engine, that will power the first A350 XWB into commercial service with Qatar Airways later in 2014.

Friday, 31 January 2014 Defence

Rolls-Royce and Snecma welcome continuation of joint combat engine studies

Rolls-Royce and Snecma (Safran) have welcomed the decision by the Governments of the UK and France to support further studies into the next generation of UK and French combat aircraft engines.