Monday Accident & Lessons Learned: Mid-flight engine explosion forces landing
“We looked out the window and saw half of the engine was missing.”
A rare emergency in which machinery and other parts broke away from a plane at high velocity occurred on an Airbus A380 with 500 passengers bound for Los Angeles.
The U.S. manufacturer of the engine, Connecticut-based Engine Alliance, said it was investigating the failure.
Read the article on NBC News.