A news report about the USS Iowa gun turret explosion in 1989.
Boeing Dreamliner 'Abuse Takeoffs'
When testing any new airplane, like the new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner, the Boeing Test & Evaluation team leaves no stone unturned in making sure the plane performs safely, even under extreme circumstances. Few tests exemplify this more than what is referred to as "abuse takeoffs" or "engine-out" testing. Learn more at http://www.newairplane.com/787/787-9/?v=2