Top News on Trent 700

  • FARNBOROUGH: Airbus outlines A330neo engineering demands

    ​Airbus believes it can almost fully negate the weight increase of the new A330neo by implementing a reduction exercise to trim structure across the entire A330 airframe.

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  • PICTURES: Azul receives first A330

    Brazil's Azul has received its first Airbus A330-200, which landed at Belo Horizonte Confins International airport...

  • Airbus A330-300 gains Japanese certification

    The Japan Civil Aviation Bureau has issued certification for the Airbus A330-300 aircraft, paving way for the type to...

  • Airbus Military completes A330 tanker deliveries to UAE

    Airbus Military has completed the delivery of three A330 multi-role tanker transports (MRTTs) to the United Arab...

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  • AirAsia X drops GE after cutting back A330 order

    News | 15 Dec 2014 15:02 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​AirAsia X has dropped an agreement with General Electric to take CF6 engines on 25 Airbus A330s, in favour of staying with Rolls-Royce.
  • AirAsia X cuts A330 order as part of A330neo deal

    News | 15 Dec 2014 12:20 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​AirAsia X is cutting its previous commitment to baseline A330s as part of its enhanced order for the A330neo.
  • ANALYSIS: Rolls-Royce makes progress with Trent 7000

    News | 02 Oct 2014 10:45 | Murdo Morrison

    Although understandably coy before Airbus’s Farnborough announcement that it was launching the A330neo, Rolls-Royce was by July quite far along the path of finalising the design for the Trent 7000, the 72,000lb (320kN) thrust engine that will exclusively power the re-engined widebody. Airbus already has a more than 50% share of engines on in-service A330s, with its original Trent 700.
  • ANALYSIS: Rolls-Royce harvests a decade of research for new engine projects

    News | 01 Oct 2014 15:06 | Murdo Morrison

    ​As Rolls-Royce prepares to build and begin testing next year its seventh member of the Trent family – the 7000 for the Airbus A330neo – it is harvesting the fruits of a decade’s worth of research and development projects into two studies that could form the basis for a new generation of widebody – and even possibly narrowbody – engines in the 2020s.
  • SAS arranges A330 leaseback with Chinese bank

    News | 22 Aug 2014 08:01 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​SAS Group has agreed a sale and leaseback with Chinese bank Bocomm covering four Airbus A330-300s.
  • HAESL brings forward Trent XWB capability to 2015

    News | 13 Aug 2014 04:57 | Mavis Toh

    ​Hong Kong Aero Engine Services Limited (HAESL) is bringing forward the development of its capability to repair Trent XWB engines, as it expects the retirement of older aircraft to continue impacting its financial performance over the next two years.