From: email@example.com Organization: Internet Company of New Zealand Date: 31 Mar 95 02:41:28 References: 1 2
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In <airliners.1995.333@ohare.Chicago.COM>, firstname.lastname@example.org (Dave Waterworth) writes: >I can't answer your question, but about one month ago Air New Zealand >grounded its entire fleet of hush kitted 737-200's (10 aircraft) >following three turbine blade failures. The reason for the blade failures >is unknown, but the failures occurred in turbines which were fitted with >reconditioned blades. Analysis showed that the turbine blade failures were confined to refurbished turbine blades. All refurbished blades have now been replaced. P&W and Nordom (the hushkit manufacturer) are investigating.