Re: Delta Flt 1288

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Date:         10 Jul 96 12:47:11 
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>I believe that the JT8D engine has kevlar blade containment on the fan
>but not in the inlet. Does anyone know whether the fuselage is locally
>beefed up to absorb the energy of a blade impact?

Yes, I believe there is a titanium lining for such instances.