Rolls-Royce signs £850m engine deal with Chinese airline

Paul Freestone and Tang Bing signing the deal
Rolls-Royce has signed a deal worth £850m with a Chinese airline. The deal will see Rolls-Royce provide Trent XWB engines and long-term TotalCare® service agreement with China Eastern Airlines for its fleet of 20 Airbus A350-900 aircraft. The agreement is expected to be one of the largest deals announced at the first China International Import Expo (CIIE) taking place this week in Shanghai. Tang Bing, China Eastern Airlines, executive vice president, said: “The new A350 XWB aircraft will help China Eastern speed up our gl... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...