Rolls-Royce wins large Norwegian deal

Rolls-Royce has announced a $2.7bn (£1.9bn) order to manufacture and service 19 new Boeing 787 Dreamliner engines for the low fare airline, Norwegian, BBC reports.

 

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

Rolls-Royce will provide TotalCare with a fully comprehensive Availability Service Solution for all 30 aircraft and this will now also cover eight Norwegian 787s already in service. 

Bjorn Kjos, Norwegian, Chief Executive Officer, 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."

(BBC/Press release)

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