Rolls-Royce: Double-Digit 787 Groundings To Continue Into 2020

Credit: Rolls-Royce
Rolls-Royce’s decision to accelerate swaps of older intermediate pressure turbine (IPT) blades is adding pressure to its overhaul shops and will keep the number of Boeing 787s grounded due to Trent 1000 issues well in to 2020, higher than previously projected, the company said. “Though we continue...

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