Date & Time: Jul 17, 2010 at 0730 LT
Type of aircraft:
Cairo - Jeddah
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
Crew was engaged in a positioning flight to Jeddah from Cairo. On departure, engine number four experienced an uncontained failure. Take off procedure was rejected and aircraft came to a halt and was later transferred to a hangar. All 22 crew members escaped unhurt but aircraft was later considered as damaged beyond repair. It was leased to Phuket Air.
Failure of # four engine on take off.