Rolls-Royce received an order from Air India for 80 engines after the carrier announced the biggest purchase of aircraft in aviation history with deals for 470 airplanes from Airbus and Boeing. The order with the British brand is for 68 Trent XWB-97 engines, plus options for 20 more, in what is the biggest ever order made for the engine. Air India also ordered 12 Trent XWB-84 engines, the “sole engine option” for the Airbus A350-900. “Air India is the first Indian airline to order the Trent XWB and the size of the commitment, including options, will make them the biggest

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