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How technicians will search for weakened fan blades

By Tom Risen

May 4, 2018

UPDATE: Southwest Airlines has completed fan blades inspections on its share of the engines affected by the FAA order with “no additional findings of subsurface cracks,” the airline said in a May 17 statement. “The inspections were part of an existing CFM56-7B engine inspection program that Southwest voluntarily accelerated.”
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