Rolls-Royce announced at the Dubai Airshow it has won a $500 million contract for Trent 700 engines from Saudi Arabian Airlines (SV). Under terms, the engine manufacturer will provide engines and TotalCare support for four previously announced Airbus A330s (ATW Daily News, April 9, 2009) and four options. The aircraft, due to enter service in 2013, will join SV’s existing fleet of eight Trent 700-powered A330s. “The Trent 700 is a market leader and in the Middle East it is ...

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