LONDON – Aero-engine manufacturer, Rolls-Royce says it has certified a redesigned intermediate pressure (IP) compressor blade for Package C variants of the Trent 1000 engine that powers the Boeing 787. Both the U.S. FAA and the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) have certified the redesigned blade and bulletins were issued to 787 operators by Rolls-Royce and Boeing during late December, the engine manufacturer announced on January 10. The redesign was prompted by the discovery ...

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