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Old 18-04-2018, 05:20 PM   #11
hande
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Originally Posted by serpentine View Post
Seat was just ahead of the leading edge of a wing

Part of the engine fractured including a fan blade.

The engine cowling failed to stop the parts striking the fuselage.

Passenger was hit by plane parts and then partially sucked through the window.*




*typed whilst cruising/surfing at an altitude of 0 feet whilst seated in an armchair.
Pretty much as I see it- very rare for that to happen
- designed for the blades not to do that - but lke F1 cars sometimes the wheel manages to bugger off.

Seen some very impressive ones involving C130s and propeller blades - enter fuselage at bottom 1 side and exit fuselage near top on other side

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