Rolls Implements Industrialization Phase For A350 Engine

Credit: Mark Wagner
As part of the biggest shake-up to its production system since the start of the big-fan era, Rolls-Royce is transitioning to a pulsed system at its Derby, England, assembly and test facility to handle the growing volume of mainly Trent XWB engines for the Airbus A350. “By the end of year, the...
Guy Norris

Guy is a Senior Editor for Aviation Week, covering technology and propulsion. He is based in Colorado Springs.

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