AIRSHOW -Rolls-Royce engines to power CIT's 15 Airbus A330neos

FARNBOROUGH, England, July 16 Wed Jul 16, 2014 7:56am EDT

FARNBOROUGH, England, July 16 (Reuters) - 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.

Deliveries were initially scheduled to begin in 2018, CIT said at the Farnborough Airshow. (Reporting by Mark Potter; editing by Jason Neely)