Rolls-Royce Wins B-52 Re-engining Contract

B-52
Credit: U.S. Air Force
Rolls-Royce has won a competition to re-engine the Boeing B-52H fleet with 608 F130 turbofan engines, the U.S. Defense Department said on Sept. 24. The Air Force awarded Rolls-Royce a $501 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite quantity contract with a six-year base period to integrate the military...

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