10-Jun-2013 6:39 AM

Singapore Airlines and Scoot select Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 engine to power 50 Boeing 787s

Singapore Airlines and Scoot awarded (07-Jun-2013) Rolls-Royce a USD4 billion contract to power its 50 Boeing 787 aircraft with its Trent 1000 engine and to provide its TotalCare service pack, under which Rolls-Royce will be responsible for the provision of maintenance, repair and overhaul for the engines as well as spare engine parts. Singapore Airlines and Scoot currently operate a total of 88 Rolls-Royce powered aircraft, with 88 more on order. [more - original PR Scoot][more - original PR Singapore Airlines]