Fedex DC10 at Philadelphia on Sep 28th 2012, dropped engine cowling on landing

Last Update: October 1, 2012 / 20:46:09 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Sep 28, 2012

Classification
Incident

Airline
Fedex

Flight number
FX-514

Aircraft Registration
N564FE

ICAO Type Designator
DC10

A Fedex Federal Express McDonnell Douglas DC-10, registration N564FE performing flight FX-514 from Memphis,TN to Philadelphia,PA (USA), landed on Philadelphia's runway 27R and vacated the runway. The crew of another aircraft subsequently reported it appeared a large piece of the engine cowling flew off the aircraft and came to rest near taxiway Q at the right side of the runway. Another crew reported they were seeing the engine cowling on the runway about 200-100 feet short of taxiway T, about 2500 meters/8200 feet down the runway.

The FAA reported an engine cowling separated from the Fedex DC-10.

Philadelphia tower continued to clear aircraft to land on runway 27R advising arriving flight crew about the engine cowling on the runway near taxiway T. Two aircraft decided to go around.
Aircraft Registration Data
Registration mark
N564FE
Country of Registration
United States
Date of Registration
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Manufacturer
MCDONNELL DOUGLAS
Aircraft Model / Type
MD-10-10F
Number of Seats
ICAO Aircraft Type
DC10
Year of Manufacture
Serial Number
Aircraft Address / Mode S Code (HEX)
Engine Count
Engine Manufacturer
Engine Model
Engine Type
Pounds of Thrust
Main Owner
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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Sep 28, 2012

Classification
Incident

Airline
Fedex

Flight number
FX-514

Aircraft Registration
N564FE

ICAO Type Designator
DC10

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