August 17

Qantas now with five A380s

first_imgSource = e-Travel Blackboard: P.T Qantas are currently flying five A380 aircraft and are anticipating the delivery of two new planes early next year. The fifth aircraft returned to service on Friday 24 December, after repairs were finalised by Lufthansa Technik. Strict inspection rules imposed on A380 operators Qantas, Lufthansa and Singapore Airlines have been eased in regards to the Rolls-Royce Trent 900 engines. The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) now requires airlines to check the engines after 200 flights, with subsequent examinations every 100.EASA had required checks every 10 flights, later revised to every 20.last_img read more