Mechanics Forgot is no excuse

Saturday, June 1, 2013
By George Hatcher


Remember that British Airways Airbus A319 event we talked about the other day? The one where (oops) the engine cover fell off of the engine on that Oslo flight?

The one where “the coverings broke off and punctured the right engine’s fuel pipe, damaging the aircraft’s systems?” The Air Accidents Investigation Branch the investigation said evealed that the fan cowl doors on both engines were left unlatched during maintenance.”

In George’s Point of View

Oops. FORGET does not work, not even once with an aircraft.

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