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20 April 2020

Report: Emirates Airbus A380 descended below glideslope to 400 feet on approach to Moscow

20 April 2020

An Emirates Airbus A380 descended below the glideslope to 400 feet on approach to Moscow, when the pilot mistakenly thought the aircraft was above the glideslope, according to a newly released report.

Engine Alliance to start engine inspection campaign over A380 uncontained engine failure

21 August 2019

BEA France reported that the fan hub of the September 2017 A380 uncontained engine failure shows a subsurface fatigue crack origin.

BEA France reports on methods used to locate debris following A380 engine failure over Greenland

9 May 2019

BEA France released a technical report, detailing their search efforts to locate parts engine parts relating to an uncontained engine failure on an Airbus A380 over Greenland in September 2017.

Report: in-flight engine shutdown of an Airbus A380 near Los Angeles, USA

19 October 2018

The ATSB released the final report into an in-flight engine shutdown on a Qantas Airbus A380 near Los Angeles on 20 May 2017.

FAA issues AD for certain Engine Alliance GP7000 engines after A380 uncontained engine failure

22 June 2018

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) issued a new airworthiness directive (AD) for certain Engine Alliance  GP7270, GP7272, and GP7277 turbofan engines in the wake of the uncontained engine failure on an Air France Airbus A380.

Final report: Boeing 787, Airbus A380 wing clip incident at Singapore-Changi Airport

18 April 2018

A TSIB report detailed how a Boeing 787 clipped a wing of an Airbus A380 at Singapore-Changi Airport when the 787 followed the greens while the controller intended another taxi route

iPad caught fire on board British Airways Airbus A380 between Los Angeles and London

13 April 2018

The AAIB is investigation a serious incident in which an iPad caught fire on board a British Airways Airbus A380 between Los Angeles and London.

Incident: Emirates A380 descends very low on approach to New York-JFK

10 December 2017

An Emirates A380 descended very low on a visual approach to New York-JFK runway 13L.

FAA issues emergency AD for GP7200 engine fan hub inspections after Air France accident

13 October 2017

The FAA issued an emergency airworthiness directive (AD) prompted by the recent an uncontained engine failure that occurred on Air France Airbus A380 powered by 
Engine Alliance (EA) GP7270 turbofan engines. 

First parts of AF66 engine and cowling recovered from Greenland.

6 October 2017

The French accident investigation agency BEA, which is conducting the investigation into the uncontained engine failure accident involving an Air France Airbus A380, released photos of the first engine fan and cowling parts. These parts were located in Greenland.