Rolls-Royce secures incremental order from United Airlines
April 27, 2019
Rolls-Royce will be to provide additional Trent XWB engines to United Airlines following your airline’s announcement that it will update and expand the volume of Airbus A350 XWB aircraft on order from 35 A350-1000 to 45 A350-900. Long-term TotalCare? service support shall be provided for all of the engines.
The Trent XWB, the most beneficial large aero engine flying today, has recently delivered exceptional quantities of performance considering that it entered passenger service in 2015 and it’s the quickest selling wide body jet engine ever, with more than 1,600 engines ordered by 45 customers worldwide.
The manufacturing backlog stands tend to be than 1,500 engines, representing over 6 numerous production from Top guns facilities in the united kingdom and Germany.
Andrew Levy, Chief Financial Officer, United Airlines, says: “We carry on and bring new amounts of performance and reliability to our own customers so we anticipate using the services of Rolls-Royce to add this exciting aircraft and engine combination into our fleet.”
Dominic Horwood, Director Customers and Services C Civil Aerospace, Rolls-Royce, adds: “This can be a significant further achievement for the A350 and our Trent XWB engine with a highly respected operator. It really is great to observe the continued continuing development of the United Airlines A350 fleet and we all count on delivering an outstanding product and also our flagship TotalCare service.”