Modern commercial aviation is among the world’s most safety-driven industries. As a result, accidents are thankfully very rare, and, even in the event of engine failures, aircraft can often land safely. When one hears about incidents involving engine failures, they are generally classed as either contained or uncontained. But what is the difference between these terms?
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://simpleflying.com/engine-failure-differences/