News Rolls-Royce


12/12/2018 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Rolls-Royce on Wednesday said it was switching to Germany from the UK its design-approval of large aircraft engines after Prime Minister Theresa May delayed parliament's vote on the Brexit deal."Rolls-Royce notes the decision by the UK government to delay the vote on the proposed Withdrawal Agre...


Rolls-Royce celebrates launch of new Pearl engine family
29/05/2018 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Pearl engine will power the new Bombardier Global 5500 and Global 6500 aircraftRolls-Royce announces the launch of a new engine family for business...


Rolls-Royce invests in Reaction Engines
16/04/2018 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Rolls-Royce announces it is investing in Reaction Engines Limited, the UK-based aerospace technology company. The investment is part of a strategic fundraising by Reac...


Tom Bell appointed President and CEO Rolls-Royce North America
01/03/2018 | AEROCONTACT | CAREER

Rolls-Royce today announces the appointment of Tom Bell as President and CEO of Rolls-Royce North America, a post he will hold alongside his current position as Presid...


How Rolls-Royce is dealing with the future growth in maintenance activities
24/05/2017 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

We often talk about Rolls-Royce and its engine production activities. But the British industrial company has a second major activity: maintenance. Just how important M...


Rolls-Royce opens the doors of its Operational Service Desk in Berlin
12/04/2017 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Rolls-Royce has a significant presence in Germany, in particular at Dahlewitz, near Berlin, where its facilities include various research and testing centres, but also...


09/03/2017 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Thailand's anti-graft watchdog on Thursday said it will investigate senior government officials and employees of the country's flagship airline over bribes paid more than a decade ago by Rolls-Royce.In January Britain's Serious Fraud Office announced that Rolls Royce had paid out huge sums over ...


Rolls-Royce wins $700m order from China Southern
09/11/2016 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Rolls-Royce has won a $700m order from China Southern for Trent 700 engines to power ten Airbus A330 aircraft. The order includes TotalCare® long-term engine service s...


Rolls-Royce despatches first set of engines as part of largest ever order from Emirates
13/05/2016 | AVIATION WORLD NEWS | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Rolls-Royce has despatched the first ‘shipset’ of four engines as part of its largest ever order, for Emirates. The Trent 900 engines left the Rolls-Royce site at Derb...


Airbus’ A350-1000 Trent XWB-97 engine begins flight-test campaign on A380 flying-test-bed
09/11/2015 | AVIATION WORLD NEWS | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

The A350-1000’s new engine – the Rolls-Royce Trent XWB-97 – has successfully made its first flight-test aboard Airbus’ dedicated A380 “Flying-Test-Bed” aircraft. The a...