Lufthansa has replaced a Rolls-Royce engine on one of its A380 aircraft after maintenance checks detected a problem not connected with the oil leaks found on Qantas and Singapore Airlines jets. The engine has already been replaced and the aircraft is back in service. Scheduled A380 flights have not been affected. A spokesperson for Lufthansa said that customer confidence in the aircraft remained high, and they had not recorded any spike in cancellations since last week’s incident.

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