Re: 777 P&W Failure

From: (Andrew Chuang)
Organization: International Internet Association.
Date:         30 Sep 94 02:25:22 
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In article <airliners.1994.1611@ohare.Chicago.COM>, Sean Namazi <> wrote:
>I'd like to know the validity of the reports on the failure of the
>777 P&W engine while being certified for ETOPS.  Can anyone shed
>any light on this?  This supposedly occured sometime last week.

I heard it too.  It failed during an endurance test.  It was into 700th
cycle of a 3000-cycle test.  It was reported that it would not affect
the schedule.

         |  H Andrew Chuang  |