CSA A319 near Amsterdam on Nov 1st 2015, engine vibrations
Last Update: January 13, 2016 / 17:18:22 GMT/Zulu time
On Jan 13th 2016 the Czech UZPLN reported in their quarterly bulletin that the crew received indication of the right hand engine's N1 dropping following by an ENG 2 FAIL ECAM message. The crew worked the relevant checklists and shut the engine down (editorial note: note the contradiction to the original coverage based on testimonies on ground and from passengers as well as radio traffic). A visual examination of the engine found damage to the last turbine stage, metal debris and oil were found in the exhaust nozzle. A subsequent borescopic examination in Prague found substantial damage to the high pressure turbine.
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