Fuel leak found on US Airways jet, similar planes grounded

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Some US Airways passengers encountered delays last week, but not because of bad weather.

Several planes were taken out of service after a fuel leak was discovered on one of the international jumbo jets.

Now, all nine A330-300's are going through maintenance and repairs.

US Airways says the leak was discovered during a regular check. The airline says no passengers were at risk, however some flights were canceled.

US Airways says the passengers were put on other flights.

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