Tag: Rolls-Royce

Retired Qantas Boeing 747 becomes Rolls-Royce flying testbed
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Retired Qantas Boeing 747 becomes Rolls-Royce flying testbed

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 21, 2019

A much-loved Qantas passenger aircraft retired from commercial service this weekend to begin life as a Rolls-Royce flying testbed. The ... Read More

Japan Airlines takes delivery of first Airbus A350 XWB
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Japan Airlines takes delivery of first Airbus A350 XWB

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2019

Japan Airlines (JAL) has taken delivery of its first A350 XWB at Airbus Headquarters in Toulouse, France. The A350-900 is ... Read More

Airbus delivers first highly efficient A330neo to Delta Air Line
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Airbus delivers first highly efficient A330neo to Delta Air Line

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2019

Delta Air Lines took delivery of its first A330-900, one of 35 A330neos the Atlanta, Georgia-based airline has on order. ... Read More

Rolls-Royce delivers first sets of Pearl 15 production engines to Bombardier
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Rolls-Royce delivers first sets of Pearl 15 production engines to Bombardier

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 20, 2019

Rolls-Royce announced that the first sets of Pearl 15 production standard engines were delivered to Bombardier and have been fitted ... Read More

Airbus first in the Americas: Azul A330neo
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Airbus first in the Americas: Azul A330neo

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 13, 2019

he first A330neo of the Americas has been delivered to Azul Linhas Aéreas on lease from Avolon, becoming the first ... Read More

Fiji Airways to become A350 XWB operator
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Fiji Airways to become A350 XWB operator

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- May 2, 2019

Fiji Airways has adopted the A350 XWB as part of its expansion plans to broaden its international network. Two A350-900s ... Read More

Rolls-Royce Tay 611-8 engine achieves 10 million flying hours
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Rolls-Royce Tay 611-8 engine achieves 10 million flying hours

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 17, 2019

The Rolls-Royce Tay 611-8 engine, which entered service in 1987, recently achieved another incredible milestone by reaching 10 million flying ... Read More

Qatar Airways partners with Rolls-Royce to trial its Virtual Reality training tool
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Qatar Airways partners with Rolls-Royce to trial its Virtual Reality training tool

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 15, 2019

Qatar Airways is proud to be the global launch partner of Rolls-Royce’s new Virtual Reality training tool. Recognized for its ... Read More

Uganda Airlines firms up orders for two Airbus A330neo aircraft
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Uganda Airlines firms up orders for two Airbus A330neo aircraft

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 8, 2019

Uganda Airlines, the national carrier of Uganda, has firmed up its order for two A330-800 airliners, the latest version of ... Read More

Airbus and China expand their partnership in civil aviation
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Airbus and China expand their partnership in civil aviation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 25, 2019

Airbus and China Aviation Supplies Holding Company (CAS) signed a General Terms Agreement (GTA) covering the purchase by Chinese airlines ... Read More

All Nippon Airways takes delivery of its first Airbus A380 Superjumbo
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All Nippon Airways takes delivery of its first Airbus A380 Superjumbo

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 20, 2019

Japan’s All Nippon Airways (ANA) has taken delivery of its first A380 at a special ceremony in Toulouse, becoming the ... Read More

Taiwan’s STARLUX Airlines orders 17 Airbus A350 XWB aircraft
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Taiwan’s STARLUX Airlines orders 17 Airbus A350 XWB aircraft

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 19, 2019

STARLUX Airlines of Taiwan has signed a firm order with Airbus for 17 widebody aircraft, comprising 12 A350-1000s and five ... Read More

Rolls-Royce to power 40 new Lufthansa aircraft
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Rolls-Royce to power 40 new Lufthansa aircraft

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 13, 2019

Rolls-Royce has been selected by Lufthansa Group to power 40 new aircraft. Its Trent 1000 engine will power 20 Boeing ... Read More

Lufthansa orders 20 additional Airbus A350-900 wide-body jets
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Lufthansa orders 20 additional Airbus A350-900 wide-body jets

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 13, 2019

Lufthansa Group, the biggest Airbus operator, has signed an order for 20 additional A350-900 wide-body aircraft, following a decision by ... Read More

Air Senegal takes delivery of Africa’s first Airbus A330neo
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Air Senegal takes delivery of Africa’s first Airbus A330neo

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 8, 2019

Air Senegal has taken delivery of its first A330-900 from Airbus’ production line in Toulouse. The carrier is the first ... Read More

Rolls-Royce drops from engine competition for Boeing’s New Midsize Airplane platform
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Rolls-Royce drops from engine competition for Boeing’s New Midsize Airplane platform

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 1, 2019

Rolls-Royce has decided to withdraw from the current competition to power Boeing’s proposed middle of the market – or New ... Read More

Qatar Airways hosts exclusive fashion show on board Qatar Executive G650 jet
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Qatar Airways hosts exclusive fashion show on board Qatar Executive G650 jet

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 25, 2019

To celebrate this year’s Doha Jewelry and Watches Exhibition (DJWE), Qatar Airways hosted a stylish fashion show on board its ... Read More

Gulfstream G650ER sprints from Singapore to San Francisco
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Gulfstream G650ER sprints from Singapore to San Francisco

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 19, 2019

Ultralong-range Gulfstream G650ER jet again demonstrated its performance prowess in a city-pair record connecting Singapore and San Francisco — a ... Read More

Rolls-Royce welcomes Emirates order
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Rolls-Royce welcomes Emirates order

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 14, 2019

Rolls-Royce has secured an order for Trent 7000 engines to power 40 Airbus A330neo aircraft from Emirates. The order includes ... Read More

Emirates signs a new deal with Airbus
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Emirates signs a new deal with Airbus

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- February 14, 2019

Emirates airline today announced an order for 40 A330-900 aircraft, and 30 A350-900 aircraft, in a heads of agreement signed ... Read More

Rolls-Royce: All-electric plane coming to the skies over Great Britain
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Rolls-Royce: All-electric plane coming to the skies over Great Britain

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 8, 2019

Rolls-Royce is leading a highly specialized challenge to build the world’s fastest all-electric aircraft. This zero-emissions plane is expected to ... Read More

Airbus and Rolls-Royce to enhance A350-1000 capability
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Airbus and Rolls-Royce to enhance A350-1000 capability

editor editor- June 20, 2011

Airbus and Rolls-Royce will jointly develop the A350-1000 with more powerful Trent XWB engines. In doing so, Airbus has responded ... Read More

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Hawaiian Airlines and Rolls-Royce announce ‘green’ partnership

editor editor- June 1, 2009

HONOLULU - A new partnership with two respected brands announced Friday afternoon means a huge win for the environment and ... Read More