CIT Aerospace, one of the world’s major aircraft leasing organisations, has selected Pratt & Whitney PW4000-100 engines – with the Advantage upgrade - to power its new Airbus A330-200 aircraft.

The contract is valued at more than $40 million at list prices with engine deliveries in the fourth quarter of 2009. The Advantage technology upgrade delivers enhanced engine performance, lower fuel consumption, increased durability and reduced maintenance costs.

Source: Flight International