An AirBridgeCargo 747-800F aborted their takeoff run Tuesday at Pudong International Airport when the aircraft suffered an apparent uncontained engine failure.
Pilots on Air Bridge Flight 198 noticed abnormal indications from one of the GEnx-2B67 engines while taxiing and stopped the takeoff.
The airport inspectors found a large amount of metal fragments scattering over 2.5 kilometers on the left side of the runway.
The aircraft taxied back to the apron and was taken out of service.
There were no injuries reported.
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