A350 Trent XWB Fuel Consumption Improves In Tests

Credit: UTAS
With fuel burn a critical performance discriminator for Airbus in its challenge to Boeing with the A350, the European manufacturer has some encouraging signs from engine supplier Rolls-Royce as it heads toward flight tests later this year. Rolls says initial results from testing of the Trent XWB-84s...

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