Second GEnx Fails

General Electric will inspect a GEnx-2B engine that failed at high thrust during the takeoff run of an Air Bridge Cargo Boeing 747-8F in Shanghai on Sept 11. Although GE says it is too early to connect this event with the failure in July of a GEnx-1B engine on a 787 at Charleston, S.C., the initial...

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