CIT Aerospace is purchasing the Trent 700 to power four firm and seven option Airbus A330s, and the Trent 1000 for two firm Boeing 787s on order and options to equip three additional 787s.
The contract is potentially worth up to $560m at list prices.
The deal for the
To date CIT Aerospace has taken delivery of eight
Mark King, Chief Commercial Officer, Civil Large Engines at Rolls-Royce, commented: ‘We view this double order from CIT as an endorsement of the
‘Through constant development and the use of innovative technologies, each
engine is tailored for its specific aircraft application. This results in high performance engines with class-leading economics that are also engineered to minimise environmental impact.’