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Did China Eastern jet at Sydney last night blow or suck its engine apart?

Did China Eastern jet at Sydney last night blow or suck its engine apart?

What was first reported as an engine explosion on the A330-200 may have been an 'implosion'

Emirates and Rolls-Royce commit to Airbus A380s for the long haul

Emirates and Rolls-Royce commit to Airbus A380s for the long haul

The big Airbus looks like being around for a long time

Big pink or cerise or whatever, this A380 engine is for a big twin

Big pink or cerise or whatever, this A380 engine is for a big twin

It’s hard to define the exact shade of pink or cerise on the test engine that flew for the first time on an Airbus A380 test bed out of Toulouse overnight, and maybe that’s true of the further roles for the technology in this Rolls-Royce engine as well.

Rolls-Royce’s big play for the future of jet engines takes wing

Rolls-Royce’s big play for the future of jet engines takes wing

It could be the next big thing, flying on the last big thing.

Airbus A330 NEOs fly high in sky full of rumours

Airbus A330 NEOs fly high in sky full of rumours

So what’s left to announce at next week’s Farnborough Air Show

A global range A380 comes into view with new RR engine

A global range A380 comes into view with new RR engine

Rolls-Royce is proposing to re-invent the A380 with new tech engines that would give it non-stop Australia-Europe range.

Rolls-Royce rejects new claims of dodgy engine defect reporting

Rolls-Royce rejects new claims of dodgy engine defect reporting

The findings that Rolls-Royce failed to keep proper records and conducted its manufacturing of the Trent 900 engines used on some Airbus A380s in an unsafe manner prior to the near disastrous engine failure on QF32 in 2010 are getting something of a reputationally ruinous sequel in litigation in the US.

Jets electric: A topic kept obscure at Paris 2013

Jets electric: A topic kept obscure at Paris 2013

Apparently hidden away in the Paris Air Show equivalent of sideshow alley, a very futuristic study of zero fossil carbon releasing flight lurked in the shadows

ATSB gives Qantas 744 RB-211 uncontained engine failure near SFO the bore-everyone-to-death treatment

ATSB gives Qantas 744 RB-211 uncontained engine failure near SFO the bore-everyone-to-death treatment

The ATSB final report in to the uncontained failure of a Rolls-Royce RB 211 engine on a Qantas 747-400 after departing San Francisco on 30 August 2010 is not controversial. Nor should it have been. The high profile serious incident raised some valid and controversial issues concerning the Qantas closure of the RB 211 shop […]

A380 flies with advanced Trent engine, but for the A350, for the time being

A380 flies with advanced Trent engine, but for the A350, for the time being

Interesting though the photos may be, the disclosures from Airbus about the first on wing test flight of the Rolls-Royce Trent XWB engine intended for the A350 family do leave a few things to be desired in terms of details. Such as exactly to what thrust the engine performed. This is what the press release […]