Announced on 19 June 2009, the airline’s order includes two increased take-off weight versions of the A330-200 plus five A330-300s.
Aircraft deliveries will start in 2010.
Once in service the aircraft will be used on regional and long-haul routes.
Designed specifically for the A330, the
According to Rolls-Royce, annual sales were £9.1bn in 2008, of which 52 per cent came from services revenues.
The firm and announced order book at the end of 2008 stood at £55.5bn.