Rolls-Royce Trent WXB turbofan on an A380. Courtesy, Airbus The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has awarded the certification for the Rolls-Royce Trent XWB turbofan, which will power the Airbus A350-800 and -900. The certification paves the way for the A350 XWB’s first flight this summer. “Test results show we have produced the world’s most efficient large civil aero engine and we now look forward to the first flight later this year,” Rolls-Royce ...

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