Wednesday, 27 July 2011

Singapore Airline A380 forced to return to departure airport

A Singapore Airline A380 bound for Hong Kong from Singapore was forced to return minutes after take off after an engine shut down.

The plane was carrying 368 passengers and return after one of its four engines shut down during the aircrafts ascent.

The A380 was operating with a Rolls Royce Trent 900 engine which was changed once it returned to Singapore Airport. it is the same type of engine which forced a Qantas A380 into an emergency landing last November.

No comments:

Post a Comment