Rolls-Royce Wins $1.2bn Emirates Deal
Rolls-Royce, a leading provider of power systems, has clinched a Dh4.4 billion ($1.2 billion) deal to provide contracted engine services powering 50 of Emirates’ 152 wide-bodied aircraft.
Under the agreement, Rolls-Royce will provide TotalCare long term services support for Trent 700 engines powering 29 Airbus A330 aircraft and Trent 800 engines powering 21 Boeing 777 aircraft, said a company statement.
Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al-Maktoum, Chairman and Chief Executive, Emirates Airline & Group said: “These agreements will extend the business relationship and strengthen the partnership between the two companies. This will also provide a better platform for effective management of engine life cycle costs and enhanced engine reliability.”
Sir John Rose, Rolls-Royce Chief Executive, said: “We are delighted to announce these agreements with Emirates, a valued customer with three Trent engine family members in service. All are now supported by TotalCare service packages which optimize operational efficiency.”