Engine fire extinguishers... do they exist?

From:         Erico Oller Westerberg <ew@appelberg.se>
Organization: Appelberg Publications
Date:         23 Aug 96 13:44:54 
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Re: Engine fire extinguishers...do they exist?


Could anyone tell me if there are any fire extinguishers mounted
inside or close to the engines in modern airliners? If there are
any - how do they work? Any special gas, different to those used
in regular fire extinguishers?

Thanks

Erico Oller-Westerberg
Stockholm, Sweden
Appelberg Publications