NTSB Identification: DCA00WA014
Accident occurred Saturday, December 18, 1999 in AMSTERDAM, Netherlands
Aircraft: McDonnell Douglas DC-10-30F, registration: N800WR
Injuries: 3 Uninjured.

This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. The foreign authority was the source of this information.

On December 18, 1999, a Boeing DC-10-30F airplane, N800WR (U.S. registry) operated by the Ugandan air carrier DAS Air Cargo, experienced an uncontained fan blade separation in the No. 2 (center) engine, a General Electric Aircraft Engines model CF6-50, during takeoff from Amsterdam. This event is being investigative by the Dutch Transportation Safety Board, from whom additional information may be obtained.

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