Trent XWB For First A350-1000 Is Set For Delivery

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Rolls-Royce is preparing to deliver to Airbus the first of two Trent XWB-97 engines that will power the A350-1000 on its maiden flight later this year. Production of the engine, which is a higher-thrust derivative of the XWB-84 now in its second year of service on the smaller A350-900, marks a key...

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