In a vote of confidence in its Trent 900 engine, Rolls-Royce (RYCEY.PK +1.7%) signs a deal...

|By:, SA News Editor

In a vote of confidence in its Trent 900 engine, Rolls-Royce (RYCEY.PK +1.7%) signs a deal potentially worth more than $5B to supply engines for up to 61 new wide-bodied aircraft for British Airways (BAIRY.PK). The order represents the first major contract involving the Trent 900 since the Qantas blowout in November.