Posts Tagged ‘CFM56’

TAM Airbus A320 with broken engine cowling
Airline News

Video: Passenger Captures Engine Cover Shattering During Takeoff

Posted May 23, 2012 by Matt Molnar

TAM Airlines Flight 3317 was departing for Sao Paulo when the cowling doors gave way on its left-hand CFM56 engine. At least one of the doors proceeded to fly into the side of the fuselage.

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Fire Breaks Out in Ohio GE Jet Engine Factory

Posted November 21, 2011 by Matt Molnar

A factory responsible for building and testing several types of GE jet engines was evacuated due to a fire Monday afternoon.

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