Rolls-Royce makes initial run of UltraFan gearbox

Credit: Rolls-Royce
UK-based engine manufacturer Rolls-Royce has run what it describes as the world’s most powerful aerospace gearbox for the first time. The gearbox will be fitted to its planned new UltraFan engine. UltraFan, the newest model in the manufacturer’s Trent range of engines, is planned to enter service in...
Alan Dron

Based in London, Alan is Europe & Middle East correspondent at Air Transport World.

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