Rolls-Royce to upgrade Trent engines after blade problems

Rolls-Royce says it is accelerating a programme to fix problems associated with its Trent 1000 TEN engines. The Derby manufacturer says it has been working closely with regulatory authorities to establish a plan for inspecting the remaining fleet of aeroplanes using the engine after Singapore Airlines grounded two aeroplanes after concerns over engine trouble. A statement from Rolls-Royce this morning (10 April) said: "Following sampling of a population of Trent 1000 TEN engines that have experienced a higher frequency of flight... For the full story register now for free or login below...
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