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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 235082
Last updated: 15 April 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic A306 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A300-622RF
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Brussels International Airport (EBBR) -   Belgium
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Brussel-Zaventem Airport (BRU/EBBR)
An Airbus A300-622RF cargo airplane, powered by two Pratt & Whitney PW4158 turbofan engines, experienced a right (No. 2) engine failure during approach to land at Brussels International Airport (EBBR). The flight crew reported vibrations from the No. 2 engine along with an Engine Indicating and Crew Alerting System (ECAM) alert and reduced power to the No. 2 engine in accordance with the airplane's quick reference handbook (QRH) procedure. During the post-flight examination of the No. 2 engine, debris was found in the tailpipe, low pressure turbine blade damage was observed, and both the high pressure and low pressure rotors were unable to be turned.


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15-Apr-2020 11:56 harro Added

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