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Resources => Chinese Numismatic News, Articles, Books => Topic started by: TomG on June 27, 2017, 11:42:47 PM

Title: Passenger Tosses Coins Towards Jet Turbine Engine for "Safe" Flight
Post by: TomG on June 27, 2017, 11:42:47 PM
BBC Reports One of Nine Coins Tossed Towards Air Craft Engine in a Misguided Intention Found It Mark

Fortunately no harm as found after engine inspections were conducted for safety concerns. General Electric Aircraft Engines are tested in Peebles, Ohio to test accidentally ingested objects do not cause mechanical failures. But deliberate object tossing into engines is still worry-inducing to engineers because of the large energies involved during engine operations. 🤔