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|Local Time Of Day||1201 To 1800|
|Locale Reference||atc facility : bna|
|Altitude||msl bound lower : 33000|
msl bound upper : 33000
|Controlling Facilities||artcc : zme|
|Operator||common carrier : air carrier|
|Make Model Name||Large Transport, Low Wing, 3 Turbojet Eng|
|Flight Phase||cruise other|
|Affiliation||company : air carrier|
|Function||flight crew : captain|
oversight : pic
|Qualification||pilot : atp|
|Experience||flight time last 90 days : 150|
flight time total : 10000
flight time type : 7000
|Function||controller : radar|
|Qualification||controller : radar|
|Anomaly||aircraft equipment problem : critical|
|Independent Detector||aircraft equipment other aircraft equipment : unspecified|
|Air Traffic Incident||other|
In cruise at FL330, #3 engine strut overheat light came on. Strut overheat emergency procedures were performed. The light remained on and #3 engine was shutdown. The light remained on and a decision was made to land at bna. Due to the overweight conditions of the aircraft for landing, 10000# of fuel were dumped. Clearance to dump was received from ATC (bna approach). A 2 engine approach and landing was made at bna. Strut overheat light on XA15Z #3 engine shutdown XA20Z. Landed bna XA59Z.
Original NASA ASRS Text
Title: LGT RIGHT STRUT OVERHEAT LIGHT ILLUMINATED.
Narrative: IN CRUISE AT FL330, #3 ENG STRUT OVERHEAT LIGHT CAME ON. STRUT OVERHEAT EMER PROCS WERE PERFORMED. THE LIGHT REMAINED ON AND #3 ENG WAS SHUTDOWN. THE LIGHT REMAINED ON AND A DECISION WAS MADE TO LAND AT BNA. DUE TO THE OVERWEIGHT CONDITIONS OF THE ACFT FOR LNDG, 10000# OF FUEL WERE DUMPED. CLRNC TO DUMP WAS RECEIVED FROM ATC (BNA APCH). A 2 ENG APCH AND LNDG WAS MADE AT BNA. STRUT OVERHEAT LIGHT ON XA15Z #3 ENG SHUTDOWN XA20Z. LANDED BNA XA59Z.
Data retrieved from NASA's ASRS site as of August 2007 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.