NTSB Identification: ENG02RA004
Incident occurred Tuesday, November 27, 2001 in Melbourne, Australia
Aircraft: Boeing 767-238, registration:
Injuries: Unavailable

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

On November 27, 2001, a Qantas 767-238, Australian registration VH-EAQ, experienced a loss of power in the No. 1 engine. While the airplane was climbing through 17,000 feet, the crew heard a loud bang and shutdown the No. 1 engine. Examination of the engine after landing revealed damage to the fan blades and cowl.

The investigation is under the jurisdiction of the government of Australia. Further information pertaining to this accident may be obtained from:

Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB)
P.O. Box 967, Civic Square
Canberra A.C.T. 2608
Australia

Tel.: (61) 2 6274-6464
(61) 2 6257-4150
E-mail: atsbinfo@atsb.gov.au
Fax: (61) 2 6274-6474
AFTN: ASCOYLYX
Website: http://www.atsb.gov.au

This report is for informational purposes only and contains only information obtained for, or released by, the Government of Australia.

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