Derby-based Rolls Royce wins big jet engine contract

Derby-based Rolls Royce has a secured a contract with Indonesian airline Garuda Indonesia Airlines for Trent 700 engines.

The engines which are made in the Midlands will help the airline build their fleet of A330 planes, of which they will have 24 by 2015.

Rolls Royce has over 2,400 Trent 700 engines on order from companies across the world.