Incident: American B763 at Montevideo on May 12th 2019, rejected takeoff due to engine failure

An American Airlines Boeing 767-300, registration N384AA performing flight AA-984 from Montevideo (Uruguay) to Miami,FL (USA), was accelerating for takeoff from Montevideo's runway 06 when the crew rejected takeoff at low speed after the right hand engine (CF6) emitted a loud bang and streaks of flame. 

The aircraft slowed safely, the crew advied they wanted to return to the apron but did not state any reason for the rejected takeoff. A replacement engine was delivered to Montevideo on May 17th 2019. The occurrence aircraft is still on the ground a week after the rejected takeoff. 

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