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Etihad aircraft grounded in Lhr

Old 2nd Apr 2009, 10:30
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Etihad aircraft grounded in Lhr

There is supposed to be an Etihad aircraft grounded in Lhr with a major crack in one of it's wings!!!-that's according to a friend of a friend of a friend!!! Not too sure what the aircraft type is though.
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Old 2nd Apr 2009, 15:54
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Friend of a friend of a friend!

Wing not cracked, problem with a slat!
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Old 2nd Apr 2009, 17:59
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i heard the wing fell off in flight, and the right main gear was missing when it came to the gate. Departed on time.
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Old 2nd Apr 2009, 22:31
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Gamco is pretty good then?
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Old 4th Apr 2009, 05:30
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heard they picked up the wing from the Channel.
Pilots managed to continue on one wing and one engine by applying side slip and land safely in LHR.

PAn Pan was declared by pilot.
Amazing how news changes hehe
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Old 5th Apr 2009, 05:25
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Nah, no need for wings with all the hot air we get in this forum
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