Cathay Dragon A333 near Fuzhou on Oct 11th 2017, engine fire indication
Last Update: October 13, 2017 / 14:36:54 GMT/Zulu time
On Oct 13th 2017 The Aviation Herald learned that the crew received vibration indications from the #2 engine while climbing through 5000 feet, the vibrations however remained within limits and the crew continued the flight. Climbing through 4500 meters the cabin pressure controller #2 indicated a fault. At 8400 meters the crew received an engine #2 fire warning, which ceased after the engine had been shut down. The right hand engine's starter manifold duct was found ruptured.
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