Final Qantas A380 engine failure report blames faulty Rolls-Royce oil pipe

Credit: Courtesy, Australian Transport Safety Bureau
Rolls-Royce has admitted it “clearly fell short” after the Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) concluded that a fatigue crack in an incorrectly manufactured oil feed pipe caused a Qantas Airbus A380 engine failure. Shortly after take-off from Singapore on Nov. 4, 2010, VH-OQA suffered an...

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