Re: BA B777 Engine Blows

Date:         24 Mar 98 11:38:30 
From:         mmitch@cix.co.uk (Mike Mitchell)
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In article <airliners.1998.463@ohare.Chicago.COM>, big-iain@big-iain.demon.co.uk (Iain Stuart) wrote:
> Anyone got any info on the uncontained GE90 event on a BA B777 ?
>
> I'm surprise that it's made so little headlines, especially with >the
>runway  at Heathrow being closed due to it.

 There was a brief question & reply on sci.aeronautics.airliners in the
week. It apparently happened early in the takeoff roll and bits of fan
were found on the runway. I think we would have heard a lot more if it
had been a RR!

         Mike Mitchell.
 Aviation enthusiast not fanatic.