Airlines ground Boeing Dreamliners after Rolls-Royce engine problems

Two airlines have grounded Dreamliners after engine abnormalities during take-off. Boeing said it is working with the engine maker and airlines to address the issue......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 7th, 2017

New Rolls-Royce engine for Boeing 787 Dreamliner hits key milestone

The British engine maker celebrated "a hat trick of firsts" after a tough 2016 that saw the Dreamliner launch customer ground its fleet......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 18th, 2017

Japan"s largest airline will replace 100 Rolls-Royce jet engines after discovering a major problem

Thomson ReutersANA Holdings, Japan's largest airline, said on Wednesday it will replace all 100 Rolls-Royce engines on its fleet of Boeing 787 Dreamliners following three engine failures this year caused by corrosion and cracking of turbine blades. ANA, t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 1st, 2016

This Airline Is Modifying All Rolls Royce Engines on its 787 Dreamliners

After three engine failures this year ANA Holdings, Japan’s largest airline, said on Wednesday it will modify all 100 Rolls-Royce engines on its fleet of Boeing 787 Dreamliners following three engine failures this year caused by corrosion and cr.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 1st, 2016

All Nippon Airways to replace all engine turbines on its 50 Boeing Dreamliners

All Nippon Airways says it will replace flawed engine turbine blades inside its entire fleet of 50 Boeing Dreamliners over the next few years after discovering that several blades broke and damaged the engines, causing them to fail in flight. Rolls-Royce.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 31st, 2016

Airbus Taps New Sales Chief, as Leahy Heads for Exit

Airbus is kicking off a new era in its battle against Boeing, naming Eric Schulz, a top executive at engine supplier Rolls-Royce Holdings, to become its​next airliner sales chief......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 28th, 2017

Boeing, Rolls-Royce not yet worried about Middle East orders

PARIS (Reuters) - Executives from aircraft and engine makers Boeing and Rolls-Royce said recent instability in the Middle East had not so far led to deferrals or cancellations of plane orders......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 16th, 2017

Rolls-Royce sees demand for a new mid-market jet

PARIS (Reuters) - Engine maker Rolls-Royce believes there is a market for a new mid-priced jet such as the one Boeing is currently exploring and would consider working with Boeing on it, an executive said on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 16th, 2017

Japan asks European aviation agency to ensure safety of Rolls-Royce 787 engines

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan has asked the European Aviation Safety Agency to ensure a problem with Rolls-Royce engines powering Boeing 787 Dreamliners does not repeat to cause flight disruptions or affect safety......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 2nd, 2016

Boeing-backed Zunum Aero faces electric airplane rival produced by Airbus, Rolls Royce and Siemens

Airbus, Rolls Royce and Siemens are teaming up to develop a demonstration hybrid electric commercial airplane that the companies aim to test by 2020. The European giants are taking direct aim at a rival hybrid electric regional aircraft being develop.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 29th, 2017

Airbus, Rolls-Royce, Siemens working on hybrid plane

The aircraft would be based on the existing BAe 146 four-engine regional jet.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 28th, 2017

Airbus Joins Boeing in Electric Aircraft Development

Airbus, Siemens, and Rolls-Royce said Tuesday that they have joined forces to develop a hybrid-electric aircraft that could be ready for testing in 2020......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstNov 28th, 2017

This Hybrid Electric Plane From Rolls-Royce and Airbus Will be Ready for Flight by 2020

Fly the cleaner skies. Hybrid vehicles aren’t going to be restricted by gravity for much longer. Rolls-Royce, Airbus, and Siemens have teamed up to develop a hybrid electric plane engine they hope will be ready for test flights by 2020......»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 28th, 2017

Firms team up on hybrid electric plane technology - BBC News

BBC NewsFirms team up on hybrid electric plane technologyBBC NewsAirbus, Rolls-Royce and Siemens are to develop hybrid electric engine plane techn.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsNov 28th, 2017

Siemens, Airbus, Rolls-Royce team up on hybrid-electric propulsion

(Reuters) - Airbus , Rolls-Royce and Siemens have come together to develop a hybrid electric engine as the race intensifies to advance battery technology and electric motors to lower flying costs and move away from fossil fuels......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 28th, 2017

Rolls joins Siemens, Airbus to get Hybrid jet flying by 2020

Rolls-Royce Holdings Plc is joining Airbus SE and Siemens AG in their quest to develop a 100-seater hybrid electric aircraft, giving the U.K. engine maker a seat at the table of a potential promising aviation technology......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 24th, 2017

TCS, Rolls Royce to jointly harness data for improved engines

Tata Consultancy Services says it will jointly work with Rolls Royce to push the British engine maker's "Digital First" vision of using data to improve maintenance of its engines that power planes and ships, focus on compliance .....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 15th, 2017

Emirates agrees to buy 40 Boeing 787 Dreamliners for $15.1 billion - Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneEmirates agrees to buy 40 Boeing 787 Dreamliners for $15.1 billionChicago TribuneEmirates Airlines on November 12, 2017, agreed to purchase 40 .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsNov 13th, 2017

The Latest: Azerbaijan Airlines announces $1.1B Boeing buy

The Latest on the Dubai Air Show (all times local): 1:30 p.m. Long-haul carrier Emirates says it will buy 40 Boeing 787-10 Dreamliners in a deal worth some $15.1 billion......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 12th, 2017

Emirates orders 40 Boeing 787 Dreamliners for $15.1 billion

Emirates Airlines on Sunday agreed to purchase 40 Boeing 787-10 Dreamliners for $15.1 billion, its chief Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al-Maktoum said at the opening of the Dubai Air Show......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 12th, 2017

Azerbaijan Airlines orders five Boeing 787 Dreamliners

DUBAI (Reuters) - Azerbaijan Airlines President Jahangir Askerov announced an order for five Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner jets at the Dubai Airshow on Sunday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 12th, 2017