Rolls-Royce : The UK government has backed a two-week shutdown of Rolls-Royce’s civil and military aerospace businesses to focus on reducing carbon emissions. It was announced in October that the company was awarded a $1.2 billion contract to develop STOVL systems for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, which is now being manufactured by Lockheed Martin. During this SDD phase, Rolls-Royce was responsible for developing the STOVL system.
Rolls-Royce Defence has two core business areas: aviation and military propulsion. It develops and manufactures helicopter engines and combat jets, as well as providing commercial aircraft engines and auxiliary power systems. The company also sells submarine equipment and offers aftermarket services for these and other aircraft systems. It also provides technical support and overhaul services to ensure that its customers’ needs are met. Currently, the company has the second-largest production capacity of any single aircraft engine in the world.
Rolls-Royce has a global customer base, including the UK, France, Germany, Italy, and the United States. The company sells its products to over 4,000 companies in more than 80 countries. In addition to its commercial aircraft, Rolls-Royce develops and manufactures military and helicopter engines, and it has more than one billion customers. The company is dedicated to developing the skills of its employees. It also provides engineering support and overhaul services for aircraft.
Rolls-Royce Defence is a global provider of power systems for land, sea, and air. It has a diverse customer base, including nearly sixty airlines, 4,000 corporate aircraft, and more than 160 navies and armed forces. The company also offers services in the fields of submarine and ship lifts. It is the number-two manufacturer of military aero engines in Europe. Its product portfolio is unrivaled in the industry.
In addition to its helicopter and military aero engines, Rolls-Royce has a long-term relationship with the U.S. government. The company has been involved in the Joint Strike Fighter programme since 1996, and worked closely with Lockheed Martin and Pratt & Whitney during the concept demonstration phase. The company has also partnered with the F-35 program and the US Navy to provide a JSF-inspired aircraft.
As a global defence and aerospace company
Rolls-Royce is headquartered in the United Kingdom. Its products include military helicopters, fighter jets, and maritime vehicles. The company also provides propulsion and stabilization systems for submarines and other types of aircraft. In addition, Rolls-Royce offers technical support, overhaul services, and marine propulsion systems. Its expertise is critical in ensuring that military aircrafts are operating safely and effectively.
With its global presence, Rolls-Royce is an essential part of the UK’s military and aerospace industries. In addition to military aircraft, it also produces commercial jet engines and other parts for the industry. It is a major partner in the EuroJET project, and works with MTU Aero Engines and Avio to develop the EJ200 engine. Additionally, Rolls-Royce has been heavily involved in the Joint Strike Fighter programme since 1996. It has been working with Lockheed Martin since the concept demonstration phase to provide key STOVL components.
Rolls-Royce and Defence Aerospace
Rolls-Royce is a world-leading provider of power systems for land, marine, and energy applications. The company has more than 4,000 customers worldwide, including more than 600 airlines and 4,000 corporate aircraft. It also has a diverse customer base, including 160 armed forces and nearly 60 navies. The company has underlying revenues of PS15.5 billion in 2013 and a backlog of PS71.6 billion in order book as of February 2014.
The company has over 45,000 employees in 45 countries, including 14,000 engineers and scientists. In 2013, the company invested over PS1.2 billion in research and development, with two-thirds of this going to improving environmental performance and emissions. In addition, Rolls-Royce also supports a global network of 31 University Technology Centres, where it connects engineering graduates with cutting-edge research. It also has a commitment to graduate and apprentice recruitment, and is an active member of the Society of Engineering Societies.
Despite global political tensions, defence budgets remain stable and the UK remains committed to the future of aerospace. The company supports its defence customers in meeting their mission-critical needs, while reducing deployment costs and meeting strict budget constraints. Moreover, Rolls-Royce participates in two of the largest combat programmes in the world: the Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) programme and the Eurofighter Typhoon programme.