A preliminary report by Australian safety regulators details several avenues of further investigation into the uncontained failure of an A380 engine on Qantas flight QF32 on Nov. 4. The Australian Transport Safety Bureau’s preliminary report describes actions already taken in regard to Rolls-Royce Trent 900 engines, including a new round of inspections ordered on Dec. 2. This latest action followed the discovery of a flawed oil feed tube that may have contributed to an oil fire in the ...
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