Rolls-Royce Wins $90M Marines Engine Contract

Law360, Washington (February 24, 2014, 5:09 PM EST) -- Rolls-Royce Holdings PLC announced Monday that it had been awarded a $90.1 million contract to produce engines for MV-22 Osprey aircraft operated by the U.S. Marine Corps, adding to a prior acquisition.

The company will produce 40 Rolls-Royce AE 1107C engines in continuation of a prior contract awarded by the Naval Air Systems Command, according to Rolls Royce. The engines will be manufactured in Indianapolis.

"This production contract reflects continued confidence in the capability and reliability of the Rolls-Royce AE 1107C engines powering the MV-22 fleet,”...
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