Rolls-Royce wins $1.7bn in orders at Farnborough

Power-systems provider Rolls-Royce has announced that it secured $1.7bn (£1.1bn) in new orders during the Farnborough Air Show.

The company won orders totalling more than $1bn for its Trent 700 engines to power 17 Airbus A330s from Aeroflot, Russia’s national airline, and Garuda Indonesia Airlines. 

Systems manufacturer International Aero Engines, in which Rolls-Royce is a senior partner, received orders for V2500 engines from Yemenia, China Southern and Vietnam Airlines, with value to Rolls-Royce of around $470m.