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Rolls-Royce completes first test with hydrogen engine

It’s just the first of many tests, but Rolls-Royce has successfully completed testing direct-burn of hydrogen in a modified aircraft engine. A number of tests were done in early November as part of a joint program with easyJet. Rolls-Royce completes first test with...

Rolls-Royce Trent 7000 reaches milestone but has its issues

Last week, Rolls-Royce celebrated a “huge milestone” as it announced on Twitter that the Trent 7000 has cleared one million flying hours on the Airbus A330neo since 2019. But on that same day, TAP Portugal CEO Christine Ourmieres-Widener told AviationSource in Lisbon...

Higher flying hours benefit cash position Rolls-Royce

Large engine flying hours of Rolls-Royce turbo engines have further increased to 65 percent of 2019 levels in the third quarter, up from sixty percent by the end of June. They are now on average at 62 percent for the year to date and are up by 36 percent from last...

Rolls-Royce Pearl 700 Engines certified

Rolls-Royce announced yesterday that the new Rolls-Royce Pearl 700 engine powering the Gulfstream G700 and G800 models achieved European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) certification. The Pearl 700 was developed at the Rolls Royce Centre of Excellence for Business...