Monday, July 14, 2014

Trent 7000 picked for A330neo

Rolls-Royce today announced that Airbus picked the new Trent 7000 as the exclusive engine for the Airbus A330neo. The Trent 7000, launched today, is the seventh member of the Trent engine family. Over the last 19 years, Rolls-Royce Trent engines have accumulated more than 75 million flight hours. The majority of modern widebody aircraft, either in service or on order, are powered by Trent engines. (Source: Rolls-Royce, 07/14/14) Gulf Coast note: Rolls-Royce tests Trent engines at its outdoor facility at Stennis Space Center, Miss.