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Uncontained Engine Failure On F100, MD-80, Etc  
User currently offlineAM744 From Mexico, joined Jun 2001, 1825 posts, RR: 0
Posted (13 years 7 months 4 weeks 1 day 10 hours ago) and read 3423 times:

I know that some lives have been lost(at least two, I can only remember a TAM F100 ) due to uncontained engine failures in rear mounted engine aircraft. Have any measures been taken? Like shielding the fuselage or eliminating those nasty and noisy seats right next to the engine?

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User currently offlineJvW From United States of America, joined Nov 2001, 173 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (13 years 7 months 4 weeks 1 day 9 hours ago) and read 3398 times:

Not quite sure if this happens often, but here is another one...



User currently offlineAM744 From Mexico, joined Jun 2001, 1825 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (13 years 7 months 4 weeks 1 day 8 hours ago) and read 3377 times:

Right JvW, it was precisely that Delta accident and the TAM that got me thinking. Anyone knows if there have been corrective measures issued so far?

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