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Aviation Safety Reporting System
|Local Time Of Day||1201-1800|
|Make Model Name||B777 Undifferentiated or Other Model|
|Operating Under FAR Part||Part 121|
|Aircraft Component||DC Battery|
|Experience||Maintenance Inspector 15|
Maintenance Lead Technician 20
Maintenance Repairman 30
Maintenance Technician 30
|Anomaly||Aircraft Equipment Problem Critical|
Deviation - Altitude Overshoot
Deviation - Altitude Undershoot
[B777 aircraft main] battery had severe overheating.
Original NASA ASRS Text
Title: A Repair Shop Maintenance Inspector reports about a Fiber Nickel Cadmium (FNC) battery received in their Shop with evidence of severe overheating; scorching and blackened. FNC type batteries are used as the Main Battery on B777 aircraft.
Narrative: [B777 aircraft Main] Battery had severe overheating.
Data retrieved from NASA's ASRS site as of July 2013 and automatically converted to unabbreviated mixed upper/lowercase text. This report is for informational purposes with no guarantee of accuracy. See NASA's ASRS site for official report.