Rolls-royce Wins USD350M Contract from Hawaiian AirlinesRolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has won a $350 million contract from Hawaiian Airlines to deliver Trent 700 engines to power five Airbus A330 aircraft. The order includes TotalCare(r) long-term services support.
The aircraft, to be delivered from 2013 to 2015, will add to the airline's current fleet of five Trent 700-powered A330s and another 12 to be delivered.
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Mark Dunkerley, Hawaiian Airline's President and CEO said: "This announcement marks another important milestone in the growth of our business and our long range fleet. The Rolls-Royce Trent 700 delivers high levels of operational performance and fuel-efficiency. It is the quietest engine on the Airbus A330 - which is an important consideration for Hawaiian Airlines."
Mark King, Rolls-Royce, President - Civil Aerospace, said: "We are very pleased that Hawaiian Airlines has again chosen to place its trust in our world-class engine technology, which is underpinned by comprehensive TotalCare(r) support. We look forward to continuing to develop our important relationship and helping Hawaiian Airlines maximise the benefits of Rolls-Royce technology."
Source : Rolls-Royce Plc (LSE: RR.L)