Qantas A380. Photo: By Rob Finlayson. The Australian Transport Safety Bureau by Wednesday is expected to wind up its examination of the Qantas A380 Rolls-Royce Trent 972 engine that suffered the uncontained failure after take-off from Singapore Nov. 4 (ATW Daily News, Nov. 12). A preliminary report is expected Dec. 3. Sources said a considerable amount of engine debris was recovered from the Indonesian Batam Island but the search has been abandoned, even though “some ...

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