NTSB Identification: ATL88IA195.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 37652.
Incident occurred Monday, June 27, 1988 in HEBRON, KY
Probable Cause Approval Date: 01/25/1990
Aircraft: Israel Aircraft Industries 1124A, registration: N600J
Injuries: 8 Uninjured.

NTSB investigators used data provided by various sources and may not have traveled in support of this investigation to prepare this aircraft incident report.

DURING EN ROUTE CLIMB, THE LEFT ENGINE FAILED AND THE CREW EXECUTED A SAFE SINGLE ENGINE LANDING. EXAMINATION OF THE ENGINE REVEALED AN UNCONTAINED HP TURBINE FAILURE IN THE ENGINE. METALLURGICAL EXAMINATION OF THE FAILED PARTS INDICATED IMPROPER STEEL ALLOY. AN EMER AD WAS ISSUED TO REMOVE AFFECTED PARTS FROM SERVICE.

The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this incident to be:

TURBINE ASSEMBLY,TURBINE WHEEL..FAILURE,TOTAL

The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this incident to be:

INADEQUATE QUALITY CONTROL..COMPANY MAINTENANCE PERSONNEL

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