Rolls-Royce announces maintenance deal with US worth US$496 million
AFPLONDON--Rolls-Royce, the British maker of aircraft engines, announced on Monday that it had won two maintenance contracts from the U.S. government worth together up to US$496 million.
October 8, 2013, 12:08 am TWN
Rolls-Royce will provide parts and maintenance for thousands of T56 engines powering U.S. military aircraft, under a six-year contract worth US$406 million, the company said in a statement.
It has won also a five-year deal from the U.S. navy worth up to US$90 million to deliver engine repairs to E-2 Hawkeye aircraft.
“These contracts demonstrate our continued success in supporting our customers and the thousands of Rolls-Royce T56 engines powering their operations,” said a Rolls-Royce executive.