Rolls-Royce is moving into the first full development engine phase of its Trent 1000-TEN engine program, and expects to test it by the end of the first quarter. The company has a total of eight engines in the certification program, with multiple builds, and is looking to achieve certification by the end of 2015, according to Trent 1000-TEN chief project engineer Jeremy Hughes. He said that three full engine demonstrators would use donor hardware from existing Trent 1000s to prove out new ...

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