NTSB Opens Report on 767 Engine Failure Accident

The board opened the public docket on the investigation into the October 2016 engine failure on a commercial jetliner.

The National Transportation Safety Board has opened the public docket on the investigation into the October 2016 uncontained engine failure on an American Airlines commercial jetliner in Chicago. The docket releases more than 500 pages of information.

The accident occurred when the Boeing 767-300 experienced a right engine failure and fire during takeoff at Chicago O'Hare International Airport. The flight crew aborted the takeoff and the plane stopped on the runway. An emergency evacuation took place, with only one of the 161 passengers and nine crew members on board receiving serious injuries.

The docket includes the transcript of the cockpit voice recorder, interview summaries, reports, a video of the evacuation, and more.

Download Center

HTML - No Current Item Deck
  • Free Safety Management Software Demo

    IndustrySafe Safety Management Software helps organizations to improve safety by providing a comprehensive toolset of software modules to help businesses identify trouble spots; reduce claims, lost days, OSHA fines; and more.

  • Get the Ultimate Guide to OSHA Recordkeeping

    When it comes to OSHA recordkeeping there are always questions regarding the requirements and in and outs. IndustrySafe is here to help. We put together this page with critical information to help answer your key questions about OSHA recordkeeping.

  • Safety Training 101

    When it comes to safety training, no matter the industry, there are always questions regarding requirements and certifications. We put together a guide that’s easy to digest so you can ensure you're complying with OSHA's training standards.

  • Conduct EHS Inspections and Audits

    Record and manage your organization’s inspection data with IndustrySafe’s Inspections module. IndustrySafe’s pre-built forms and checklists may be used as is, or can be customized to better suit the needs of your organization.

  • Track Key Safety Performance Indicators

    IndustrySafe’s Dashboard Module allows organizations to easily track safety KPIs and metrics. Gain increased visibility into your business’ operations and safety data.

  • Industry Safe
comments powered by Disqus