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Aircraft Engine Fires - Types

Mon Nov 28, 2005 4:22 pm

Anyone having a Link/Notes to the Various types of Fires that can occur on an Aircraft Engine.
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RE: Aircraft Engine Fires - Types

Mon Nov 28, 2005 4:47 pm

My guess is that 99% of them are fuel fires, with an occasional and transient 1% goose fire, or perhaps seagull, depending on the airport.  Smile

Sorry, I know you were serious but that was too good to pass up.
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RE: Aircraft Engine Fires - Types

Mon Nov 28, 2005 4:51 pm

Quoting Lemurs (Reply 1):
My guess is that 99% of them are fuel fires, with an occasional and transient 1% goose fire, or perhaps seagull, depending on the airport.

Amazing Fuel catches Fire  biggrin 
Seriously speaking....Talking about location.Internal/External fires....Compressor Distress,Turbine Distress,Combustion chamber shift.etc.
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