Airline mechanic sucked into Boeing engine, dies instantly.

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A mechanic has been sucked into a Boeing passenger jet’s engine and killed at Chabahar Konarak airport in southern Iran after he went to retrieve a tool near the aircraft.

Local mechanic Abolfazl Amiri was doing routine maintenance work on Iranian domestic airline Varesh Airline’s Boeing 737-500 when he was sucked into the engine.

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According to Bild, the engine on the right-hand side had been started for a test run with the cover flaps open. A safety area had been set up around the engine as is usually recquired.

But when Amiri realised he had forgotten a tool on the engine, he went back and was sucked in and killed before the engine caught fire.

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Amiri’s remains were recovered after the airport fire brigade arrived at the scene.

www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-13615211/Horror-mechanic-sucked-Boeing-passenger-jets-engine-killed-went-retrieve-tool-near-aircraft-international-airport.html

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