Apr. 25, 2018 11:27 AM •
- Royce and Airbus have signed a deal to collaborate on development of the UltraFan engines with 25% more fuel efficiency than current Trent engines.
- Rolls-Royce is looking to UltraFan to secure its long-term future. In the shorter term it is focused on fixing problems with its Trent 1000 engines on Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner planes, where some parts have been wearing out sooner than expected.