Rolls-Royce Holdings PLC (RR.L)
14 Dec 2017
LONDON Rolls-Royce has created a data unit, named R2 Data Labs, that uses analytics, artificial intelligence and machine learning to improve efficiency across its civil and defense aerospace, marine, nuclear and power systems businesses.
LONDON, Dec 12 Rolls-Royce has created a data unit, named R2 Data Labs, that uses analytics, artificial intelligence and machine learning to improve efficiency across its civil and defence aerospace, marine, nuclear and power systems businesses.
Air New Zealand Ltd became the latest airline to suffer from problems with Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 engines, saying on Thursday that "two recent events" had prompted it to cancel or delay some flights over the coming weeks.
* Says Rolls-Royce doesn't have spare engines available (Adds details, statements from British Airways and Virgin Atlantic)
* AS A RESULT OF RECENT ROLLS ROYCE ENGINE EVENTS ON BOEING 787-9 THERE WILL BE LIMITED INTERNATIONAL FLIGHT CANCELLATIONS AND DELAYS
Dec 7 Air New Zealand Ltd on Thursday said it would cancel and delay some international flights over the coming weeks because engines on its Boeing Co 787-9 jets manufactured by Rolls-Royce Holdings PLC required early maintenance.
* Leahy oversaw sale of more than 16,000 jets (Adds background, details)
Airbus , Rolls-Royce and Siemens have come together to develop a hybrid electric engine as the race intensifies to advance battery technology and electric motors to lower flying costs and move away from fossil fuels.
* Race heating up to advance battery technologies (Adds details)
PARIS Airbus is poised to hire the head of Rolls-Royce's civil engines unit, Eric Schulz, to lead its commercial jetliner sales, after months of uncertainty over the successor to sales kingpin John Leahy, three people familiar with the matter said.