Pilot makes emergency landing…


What appears to be an uncontained engine failure caused this B737  pilot to make an emergency landing at Philadelphia Tuesday, April 17. Airliner engines are designed to keep shards and shrapnel from failed engines contained. The NTSB will be taking a close look at what failed and if there are similar problems in other engines of this vintage.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s