Rolls-Royce Holdings PLC (RR.L)
1 Aug 2014
|Market Cap (Mil.):||£19,618.42|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||1,886.39|
(Corrects to clarify pretax profit beat forecasts in seventh paragraph)
LONDON, July 31 - Engine maker Rolls-Royce said it was on track to meet forecasts for the year, as it reported an expected 20 percent drop in first-half profit due to shrinking government defence spending and currency headwinds.
LONDON - British engine maker Rolls-Royce said on Tuesday the termination of the Skymark Airlines order for six A380 planes would shave 0.5 percent off the total size of its order book, a reduction of 351 million pounds ($595.6 million).
* Rolls-Royce welcomes Hawaiian Airlines selection of six A330NEO aircraft powered by Trent 7000
FARNBOROUGH, England, July 16 - U.S. aircraft leasing firm CIT Group said on Wednesday it had agreed a deal for Rolls-Royce Trent 7000 engines to power 15 Airbus A330-900neo planes it recently ordered.
* Signed a contract with United Airlines to extend TotalCare service support for lifetime of rb211-535 engines operated by United on Boeing 757 aircraft Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
FARNBOROUGH England - Engine maker GE expects $30 billion of orders for itself and joint venture CFM during the Farnborough Airshow and said it was the right decision that the A330neo plane launched by Airbus would be powered only by engines from rival Rolls-Royce .
* Says could re-engine A380 but would need business case (Adds comments on A380neo, quotes from Air Lease Corp)
* Rolls-Royce welcomes Air Lease Corporation selection of 25 A330neo aircraft powered by Trent 7000 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
FARNBOROUGH, England, July 14 - Engine maker GE expects $30 billion of orders for itself and joint venture CFM during the Farnborough Airshow and said it was the right decision that the A330neo plane launched by Airbus will be powered only by engines from rival Rolls-Royce.