Incident McDonnell Douglas DC-9-33RC PH-DNO,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 235522
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Date:Wednesday 13 January 1971
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC93 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
McDonnell Douglas DC-9-33RC
Owner/operator:KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
Registration: PH-DNO
MSN: 47193/311
Year of manufacture:1968
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 35
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:near Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport, Noord-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Amsterdam-Schiphol International Airport (AMS/EHAM)
Destination airport:Manchester, UK
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
During the initial climb there was an explosion in the right engine, at an altitude of 400 ft. Although there was no fire warning, the engine was extinguished and shut down.
The captain continued the climb above the clouds and then returned to Schiphol. The landing took place without any further incidents.
The explosion took place in burner #3, was caused by a crack in nozzle support #3 and punctured a hole of approximately one square metre in the nacelle.

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Revision history:

26-Apr-2020 14:34 harro Added
08-Dec-2020 16:44 Cobar Updated [Time, Total occupants, Nature, Destination airport, Damage, Narrative]
18-Feb-2022 11:41 Cobar Updated [Source]
08-Jun-2022 23:28 Ron Averes Updated [Operator]
13-Jun-2022 04:38 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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