Rolls-Royce Wins $2.7bn Norwegian Trent 1000 Contract

Rolls-Royce has signed a $2.7bn contract with Norwegian Air to provide the carrier’s fleet of 19 787 aircraft with Trent 1000 engines.

Rolls-Royce has signed a $2.7bn contract with Norwegian Air to provide the carrier’s fleet of 19 787 aircraft with Trent 1000 engines.

The order also includes Rolls-Royce’s TotalCare services for Trent 1000 engines that will power 11 previously announced leased 787s yet to enter service.

Norwegian also has options for 10 further aircraft which, if confirmed, will also be powered by the Trent 1000.

Bjorn Kjos, Norwegian’s CEO, said: “This decision further develops our relationship with Rolls-Royce and we look forward to operating aircraft powered by the latest version of the Trent 1000, which sets new standards of performance.”

 

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