Alan Armstrong on CNN: United Flight 328 catastrophic engine failure

by Feb 26, 2021Accident, Hot Topics, Media appearance, Video

Alan Armstrong interviewed by CNN’s Brianna Keiler on Feb. 22, 2021, about the grounding of the Boeing 777 fleet following a catastrophic engine failure on United Flight 328 on Feb. 20, 2021. This  interview disclosed the fact that there were two prior catastrophic failures, one on Feb. 13, 2018, and a second prior failure on Dec. 4, 2020. The suggestion was made by Armstrong we need to develop more rigorous protocols for the inspection of the turbine blades in the PW-4000 series of engines.

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