- February 5, 2010
Rolls-Royce having share of $100 million worth in Sichuan Airlines V2500
Rolls-Royce, the company of Global Power Systems, has got a share in the order from Sichuan Airlines for V2500 engines to boost 12 Airbus A320 Aircraft, it worth $100 million. This agreement is an on-going service for engines of the Aircrafts, to be supplied during the years of 2011 to 2015.
The existing line of 61 Aircrafts of A320 family and the order is absolutely powered by the V2500. International Aero Engines Consortium is producing the V2500 engines, where Rolls Royce is a major share holder. The other partners are Pratt & Whitney, MTU Aero Engines and the Japanese Aero Engines Corporation.
Airbus aircrafts, A319, A320 and A321will be powered by 22’000-33’000 lb V25000 engine and some other aircrafts as well. There are around 6’000 V2500 engines are under the services around the world.