The wings of the plane were covered in a thick layer of snow and ice.
An American Airlines flight attendant, Frontier Airlines, on a plane that was preparing to take off from Nashville, Tennessee, avoided a potential air disaster by looking out the window and noticing that one of the plane’s wings was covered in snow. mentioned Last Friday, Fox News.
As he knows Mentour Pilot Gate, the event was going to happen on February 15 aboard F9-7011 flying to Las Vegas, Nevada, just as the plane, an Airbus A321, was flying. He was heading to the runwayAlthough what happened only in the first week of March.
After notifying the pilot, the plane returned to the boarding gate. Close examination revealed the presence of a layer of About 12 inches of snow and ice on both wingsThis could put passengers and crew at risk.
Apparently to the company employees in charge of antifreeze treatment, Trego Dugan, Antifreeze was running out, So they didn’t spray the needed amount. However, they did not inform the pilots.
Frontier Airlines confirmed the accident, insisting that passengers’ safety was their top priority and determined that they were no longer using the services of the company responsible for the anti-ice handling.
In turn, they assured Trego Dugan that this kind of situation had not happened in more than 50 years and promised, in addition, to take drastic measures to prevent something like this from happening again.
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