A Korean Air Boeing 747-400 experienced a No. 3 engine failure (PW 4056) while taxiing back to the ramp at the Incheon International Airport. While taxiing for departure the flight crew received a No. 3 engine ECAS message and elected to return to the ramp when the No. 3 engine failed resulting in a fire coming from the tailpipe that the airport fire department assisted in extinguishing. No injuries were reported.

The occurrence is being investigated by the Republic of Korea ARACIB. Further information pertaining to this event may be obtained from:

Aviation and Railway Accident Investigation Board
281, Gonghang-Dong, Gangseo-Gu, Seoul, Rep of Korea
Zip: 157-815
Tel. +82 2 6096 1023
Fax. +82 2 6096 103

This report is for information purposes only and contains only information obtained for , or released by, the Government of the Republic of Korea

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