in Aviation

Rolls-Royce wins Singapore Airlines order for Trent 1000s

Posted 13 February 2017 · Add Comment

Rolls-Royce has won a $1.7bn order from Singapore Airlines for Trent 1000 engines to power 19 Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft.



The engines will be covered by Rolls-Royce’s flagship engine service, TotalCare, which improves engine reliability, increases time on wing, and maximises the engine's contribution to business performance.



This builds on a previous SIA Group order for Trent 1000 engines to power 50 787s, made in 2013. Twelve of those aircraft are now in service with SIA subsidiary Scoot and are also covered by TotalCare.

Eric Schulz, Rolls-Royce, President – Civil Aerospace, said: “The Trent 1000 has real momentum in the marketplace, winning more than 60 per cent of engine competitions in the last six years. We are excited and honoured by the continued confidence of Singapore Airlines in the Trent 1000 engine, and in particular our latest and most advanced version, the Trent 1000 TEN.”

The order builds on a decades-long strong relationship between Rolls-Royce and Singapore Airlines. In addition to the Trent 1000, operated by its subsidiary Scoot, Singapore Airlines also operates the Trent XWB, Trent 900, Trent 800 and Trent 700.

 

* required field

Post a comment

Other Stories
Advertisement
Latest News

B&H to provide EMEA forward stocking location for AeroVision

B&H Worldwide is going to open a new forward stocking location with aerospace logistics provider AeroVision International, to service customers in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

Aviation Skills Awards 2017 open for nominations

Nominations are now open for the 2017 awards which recognise and reward those who are doing exceptional work in aviation and training.

Leonardo delivers an AW119Kx and a GrandNew to the Philippines

Leonardo's presence in the Philippines is expanding with the recent delivery of an AgustaWestland AW119Kx and a GrandNew to corporate clients.

Stadium Stontronics introduces SRS low profile AC-DC power supplies

Stadium Stontronics has introduced a SRS series of medium- to high-power single-output enclosed type AC-DC power supplies, which have been designed with a very high performance ratio for industrial automation, control,

QinetiQ demos digital VR classroom

QinetiQ has demonstrated how emerging technology could make training more efficient and effective, in a showcase attended by military VIPs at QinetiQ's Training Innovation Facility in Farnborough, UK.

Theorem Solutions to preview multi-device visualisation app at Develop3D Live 2017

Theorem Solutions of Tamworth, Staffordshire, will be introducing Augmented (AR), Mixed (MR) and Virtual Reality (VR) App at Develop3D Live 2017 within the Virtual Reality Zone (in the Mead Gallery) on 28th March 2017 at Warwick Arts

SMIFAV SK2003010517
See us at
SMI BT1705Future Armoured Vehicles Situational Awareness BTSMI FHT BT0601190517SEKODSEI LB0911150917SMI MSS BT0601270417SMI12DE BT203280917