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Two passengers sue United Airlines for flight cut short by dramatic engine explosion over Denver

Joseph McGinley and Jonathan Strawn claim the Feb. 20 flight from Denver to Hawaii induced “significant trauma”

Crime and Courts

The likely reason why a United Airlines plane’s engine exploded over Denver

The situation raises questions over long-held assumptions about how long fan blades last and whether they are being inspected often enough