Rolls’ 1H operating profit up 32%; Trent 1000 fix faces hurdles

Credit: Boeing
Rolls-Royce reported a 2019 first-half operating profit of £203 million ($258 million), up 32% from £141 million in the year-ago half. Revenue was up 7% year-over-year (YOY) to £7.4 billion. Civil aerospace revenue rose 11% YOY to £4 billion on 257 large engine deliveries, compared to 259 a year ago...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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