Asiana Airlines orders Trent 900 engines for Airbus A380s

Power-systems company Rolls-Royce has won a contract for Trent 900 engines to power six Airbus A380 aircraft from Asiana Airlines.

The airline, based in Seoul, South Korea, will take delivery of these aircraft in 2014, marking its first Rolls-Royce-powered aircraft to enter service.

Asiana Airlines has previously ordered Trent XWB engines for 30 firm and 10 option A350 XWB aircraft.