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bilby commented on the word turbine disc liberation event
"While the analysis of the engine failure is ongoing, it has been identified that the leakage of oil into the HP/IP bearing structure buffer space (and a subsequent oil fire within that area) was central to the engine failure and IP turbine disc liberation event."
- Australian Transport Safety Bureau, 'Safety Recommendation: Rolls-Royce plc Trent 900 engines", December 2010.
Translation: the plane's engine fell off.
May 23, 2012