David Evans, Captain, Qantas Managing an Engine explosion on take-off onNew Airbus A380

David Evans is a Check and Training Captain Airbus A380 for Qantas Airways Ltd. Having joined Qantas in 1984 as a Second Officer on the “Classic” Boeing 747, he quickly moved through the ranks gaining initial command on the Boeing 767 six years later. In 2005 having flown all the aircraft in the Qantas “Long-haul Fleet”, he was invited to be part of the team that introduced the Airbus A380. His current role is to instruct, train and check Captains, First Officers and Second Officers on Qantas A380 aircraft during line operations