Japan's ANA cancels more flights for engine inspection
FILE PHOTO: All Nippon Airways (ANA) Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner taxis in front of other aircraft at the Tokyo International Airport, commonly known as Haneda Airport in Tokyo, Japan January 10, 2018. REUTERS/Toru Hanai/File Photo
TOKYO: Japanese airline ANA Holdings canceled 330 domestic flights from July 23 through July 31, and warned of further cancellations in August as it continues to inspect engines built by Rolls-Royce .The airline said on Monday it had canceled 176 flights from July 13 through July 22 to inspect Trent 1000 engines.
Britain's Rolls-Royce has been hit by a problem with a compressor in the Trent 1000 package C engine, grounding planes, forcing inspections and angering airline clients.ANA said cancellations in August would likely be fewer per day than in July.(Reporting by Maki Shiraki; Editing by Muralikumar Anantharaman)
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