- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: June 08, 1995
Time: 19:08
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Operator: ValuJet
Flight #: 597
Route: Atlanta - Miami
AC Type: McDonnell Douglas DC-9-32
Registration: N908VJ
cn / ln: 47321
Aboard: 62   (passengers:57  crew:5)
Fatalities: 0   (passengers:0  crew:0)
Ground: 0
Summary: The right engine disintegrated and caught fire during takeoff. The takeoff was aborted. Engine parts penetrated cabin and caused a cabin fire and seriously injured a flight attendant. Fatigue in a compressor disc. Failure of maintenance personnel to properly inspect the engine part during overhaul.
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