Rolls-Royce engines for Boeing 747 freighters

Aircraft Engineering and Aerospace Technology

ISSN: 0002-2667

Article publication date: 1 February 2000




(2000), "Rolls-Royce engines for Boeing 747 freighters", Aircraft Engineering and Aerospace Technology, Vol. 72 No. 1.



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Rolls-Royce engines for Boeing 747 freighters

Keywords Rolls-Royce, Cathay Pacific, Boeing, Aero engines, Aircraft

Rolls-Royce informs us that it has won an order from Cathay Pacific to supply RB211 engines for two additional Boeing 747-400 freighters.

The first aircraft is scheduled for delivery in September 2000, with the second joining the fleet in 2001, which will bring the total of Cathay's RB211 powered 747s to 23 aircraft.

Details available from: Rolls-Royce. Tel: +44 (0)1332 248704; Fax: +44 (0)1332 248686.

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