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Qantas' emergency landing drama

Qantas' Airbus A380 plane flying to Sydney is forced to return to Singapore due to engine problems

Qantas' emergency landing drama
A troubled Qantas Airbus A380 plane seen after an emergency landing at the Changi International airport in Singapore on November 4, 2010. The troubled Qantas Airbus A380 plane made an emergency landing in Singapore with smoke coming out of its underside and was quickly surrounded by six fire engines. (AFP/Getty Images)
Qantas' emergency landing drama
The Qantas A380 made a dramatic emergency landing in Singapore, trailing smoke from a damaged engine, in the first mid-air emergency involving the Airbus superjumbo. (AFP/Getty Images)
Qantas' emergency landing drama
A troubled Qantas Airbus A380 plane seen after an emergency landing at the Changi International airport in Singapore on November 4, 2010. The troubled Qantas Airbus A380 plane made an emergency landing in Singapore with smoke coming out of its underside and was quickly surrounded by six fire engines. (AFP/Getty Images)
Qantas' emergency landing drama
The double-decker plane, which had taken off from Singapore bound for Sydney carrying 433 passengers and 26 crew, dumped fuel over Indonesia before returning to the city-state's Changi Airport. (AFP/Getty Images)
Qantas' emergency landing drama
Passengers unboard a troubled Qantas Airbus A380 plane after an emergency landing at the Changi International airport in Singapore on November 4, 2010. (AFP/Getty Images)
Qantas' emergency landing drama
A troubled Qantas Airbus A380 plane seen after an emergency landing at the Changi International airport in Singapore on November 4, 2010. (AFP/Getty Images)
Qantas' emergency landing drama
A troubled Qantas Airbus A380 plane seen after an emergency landing at the Changi International airport in Singapore on November 4, 2010. (AFP/Getty Images)
Qantas' emergency landing drama
A troubled Qantas Airbus A380 plane seen after an emergency landing at the Changi International airport in Singapore on November 4, 2010. (AFP/Getty Images)
Qantas' emergency landing drama
A troubled Qantas Airbus A380 plane seen after an emergency landing at the Changi International airport in Singapore on November 4, 2010. (AFP/Getty Images)
Qantas' emergency landing drama
A troubled Qantas Airbus A380 plane seen after an emergency landing at the Changi International airport in Singapore on November 4, 2010. (AFP/Getty Images)