2010 Qantas engine failure traced to cracked oil feed pipe

The final report on the Rolls-Royce engine failure in a Qantas Airways A380 in 2010 has been traced to oil feed pipes and a crack that developed due to walls that were thinner than specified, according to this article. That, in turn, is ascribed to a misaligned bore. The leak led to an uncontained engine failure and an emergency landing.

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