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What Happened To This Engine?

Thu Dec 25, 2003 11:18 am


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YIKES!!!!, What HAPPENED to this engine? It looks all black and corroded.

[Edited 2003-12-25 03:18:50]
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akjetBlue
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RE: What Happened To This Engine?

Thu Dec 25, 2003 11:26 am

Looks like the reversers have not been cleaned in a while?! Where is NW doing the MX on these old girls, now that ATL is closed?
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RE: What Happened To This Engine?

Thu Dec 25, 2003 11:43 am

Looks like its been used to burn jet fuel.
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RE: What Happened To This Engine?

Thu Dec 25, 2003 12:04 pm

It's in need of some major hygene! It could have had from what I've heard called a "hard burn" from a throttle-up. Or possibly a power-back. I'm betting IP knows!
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RE: What Happened To This Engine?

Thu Dec 25, 2003 12:23 pm

Accidentally, Besides that...  Big grin
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