Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has won an order from Garuda Indonesia Airlines for Trent 700 engines to power 11 Airbus A330 aircraft. The contract includes long-term TotalCare® service support.
The order confirms an announcement made by the airline in April of its intention to purchase Rolls-Royce engines.
Emirsyah Satar, Chief Executive Officer, Garuda Indonesia Airlines, said: "We have always been very impressed with the Trent 700's performance in technical and economic terms. We look forward to further expanding our fleet with the support of Rolls-Royce."
Nick Devall, Rolls-Royce, Chief Commercial Officer - Civil Aerospace, said: "We are delighted that Garuda Indonesia Airlines, a valued customer, has again put its trust in our industry-leading technology and support services as part of its plans for continued growth. This order underscores the market-leading position of the Trent 700."
Source: Rolls-Royce Plc (LSE: RR.L)
Date: Jul 12, 2012