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.

  • Other News for Trent 700

  • 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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  • SriLankan to deploy new A330 on Chinese routes

    News | 22 Dec 2014 03:43 | Mavis Toh

    SriLankan Airlines has taken delivery of the second of six Airbus A330-300s it has on order.
  • 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.