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Rolls-Royce secures $1.2 billion defense services contract

Christian Fernsby ▼ | November 27, 2019
Rolls-Royce say it has secured a five-year ‘MissionCare’ contract valued at $1.2 Billion to maintain AE 1107C engines on U.S. Marine Corps, Navy and Air Force V-22 aircraft.
V-22 aircraft
Defense industry   V-22 aircraft
Rolls-Royce has delivered nearly 1,000 AE 1107C engines to power the fleet of V-22 aircraft in operation around the world. The total fleet of more than 375 MV-22s and CV-22s in service recently topped 500,000 flight hours – or 1 million engine hours on the twin-engine aircraft.

Topics: Rolls-Royce defense

Under the Rolls-Royce MissionCare contract, the company will be responsible for all aspects of propulsion system support, on a ‘Power by the Hour’ basis.