Qantas CEO Alan Joyce. Photo: By Geoffrey Thomas. Qantas will keep its Airbus A380 fleet grounded until at least Wednesday as it focuses on whether newly discovered oil leaks may hold the clue to the catastrophic failure of the No. 2 Rolls-Royce Trent 900 engine last Thursday (ATW Daily News Nov. 5). “The A380 fleet will remain out of service for at least 72 hours," QF CEO Alan Joyce said on Monday. "We will not be operating the fleet until we’re 100% sure that ...

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