NTSB Identification: DCA00WA093
Incident occurred Friday, September 29, 2000 in Subic Bay, Philippines
Aircraft: McDonnell Douglas MD-11, registration:
Injuries: 2 Uninjured.

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

On September 29, 2000, a Federal Express MD-11 experienced a malfunction of the #2 engine while passing through 700 ft on takeoff. The crew received a #2 engine fire light which lasting 4 seconds before going out. The engine then started to deteriorate with no indication of vibration or compressor stall. All cowlings aft of the engine are gone including the exhaust cowling. The Philippine Air Transportation Office will be responsible for an investigation.

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