Air New Zealand is facing significant disruption in its international network because of problems with the Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 engines on its Boeing 787-9 fleet. The carrier has been forced to ground four of its 11 787s because of the Trent 1000 issues. Other operators of the engine have been dealing with the same problem for several months, but it became more urgent for Air New Zealand this week after two 787 flights had to turn back shortly after takeoff because of engine ...

Subscribe to Access this Entire Article

"Air New Zealand grounds four Boeing 787-9s on engine issues" is part of ATW Plus, our online premium membership. Subscribing will provide you access to exclusive news, carefully researched airline financial, fleet and traffic data, plus the option to receive our popular, award-winning print magazine. To learn more, click here. If viewing via ATW Mobile, please login and click "Read web article" to view fully. Questions? ATWPlus@penton.com.

Already registered? here.