The new Trent XWB engine will be sent to Toulouse where it will be installed in Airbus planes
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Parade in Derby to celebrate new Rolls-Royce engine

An open-top bus parade has been held in Derby to celebrate the success of an important British export.

Crowds were on hand to cheer the designers of the new Rolls-Royce's Trent XWB engine as the first one was delivered to Toulouse in France.

The firm hopes to produce 4,000 of the aeroplane engines.

James Roberson reports.

  • 15 May 2014
  • From the section Derby
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