Sponsor Message:
Civil Aviation Forum
My Starred Topics | Profile | New Topic | Forum Index | Help | Search 
2,000 Evacuated At CDG - Snow Damage  
User currently offlineVV701 From United Kingdom, joined Aug 2005, 7383 posts, RR: 17
Posted (3 years 7 months 2 days 6 hours ago) and read 11469 times:

BBC is reporting - no link yet - that 2,000 have been evacuated from a CDG terminal because the weight of snow on the roof may cause the roof to collapse.

9 replies: All unread, jump to last
 
User currently offlineVV701 From United Kingdom, joined Aug 2005, 7383 posts, RR: 17
Reply 1, posted (3 years 7 months 2 days 5 hours ago) and read 11387 times:

Appears to be T2E where there was a major problem before:

Question Regarding CDG Terminal 2E (by M11Stephen Feb 3 2010 in Civil Aviation)?threadid=4699242&searchid=4700505&s=cdg+roof+collapse#ID4700505


User currently offlineVV701 From United Kingdom, joined Aug 2005, 7383 posts, RR: 17
Reply 2, posted (3 years 7 months 2 days 5 hours ago) and read 11149 times:

Here is a link to the report:

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worl...rport-due-to-snow-on-the-roof.html

The BBC is also reporting severe delays at BRU where they report one runway is blocked by snow. They also say there is severe disruption at DUS.


User currently offlineAesma From France, joined Nov 2009, 6517 posts, RR: 9
Reply 3, posted (3 years 7 months 2 days 3 hours ago) and read 10656 times:

There is no end to that snow saga !

Terminal 2E collapsed in 2004 killing four people, if they fear it cannot stand the snow, the people that rebuilt it are in big trouble !



New Technology is the name we give to stuff that doesn't work yet. Douglas Adams
User currently onlineAloha717200 From United States of America, joined Aug 2003, 4470 posts, RR: 15
Reply 4, posted (3 years 7 months 2 days 3 hours ago) and read 10641 times:

Deja Vu anyone? We've seen this movie before...

User currently offlineordjoe From United States of America, joined Aug 2010, 691 posts, RR: 0
Reply 5, posted (3 years 7 months 1 day 15 hours ago) and read 6270 times:

This is the year that Snow and Europe are just not meant to co-exist

User currently offlineTheRedBaron From Mexico, joined Mar 2005, 2189 posts, RR: 8
Reply 6, posted (3 years 7 months 1 day 12 hours ago) and read 5320 times:

Its going to be a looong winter, an astrophisycist has predicted terrible snowstorms for the east coast from today till Jan 2...I wonder where the next global warming...ops climate change summit will be ..in the middle of the Sahara?...
I wonder how much glicol the airlines will use for this weather and if they will have enough of it...



The best seat in a Plane is the Jumpseat.
User currently offlineairproxx From France, joined Jun 2008, 624 posts, RR: 0
Reply 7, posted (3 years 7 months 1 day 7 hours ago) and read 4066 times:

Paris is ridiculous. I'm ashamed to be french reading this....


If you can meet with triumph and disaster, and treat those two impostors just the same
User currently offlineAIR MALTA From Malta, joined Sep 2001, 2486 posts, RR: 1
Reply 8, posted (3 years 7 months 1 day 1 hour ago) and read 3313 times:

Quoting airproxx (Reply 7):
Paris is ridiculous. I'm ashamed to be french reading this....

The UK is ridiculous. I'm ashamed to be British... The country is in a dire state and everyone is cutting and cutting...



Next flights : BRU-ZRH-CAI (LX)/ BRU-FCO-TLV (AZ)
User currently offlineAesma From France, joined Nov 2009, 6517 posts, RR: 9
Reply 9, posted (3 years 7 months 18 hours ago) and read 2961 times:

Quoting TheRedBaron (Reply 6):
Its going to be a looong winter, an astrophisycist has predicted terrible snowstorms for the east coast from today till Jan 2...I wonder where the next global warming...ops climate change summit will be ..in the middle of the Sahara?...
I wonder how much glicol the airlines will use for this weather and if they will have enough of it...

Well, there are theories being worked on that explain the current situation by the warming. And the global average temperature has indeed risen, the weather here or there doesn't change that fact.

I agree however that scheduling these summits in say June (in the northern hemisphere) might be a better idea.



New Technology is the name we give to stuff that doesn't work yet. Douglas Adams
Top Of Page
Forum Index

This topic is archived and can not be replied to any more.

Printer friendly format

Similar topics:More similar topics...
AC A320 Evacuated At YYZ posted Tue Mar 23 2010 11:45:42 by planecrazy777
AF A32Xs Based At CDG And At ORY posted Mon Mar 8 2010 11:07:34 by LY777
2 SQ A380 At CDG This Morning 17/12 posted Thu Dec 17 2009 00:00:57 by Stevens91
Delta Flight 1016 To PHL Evacuated At ATL posted Sat Nov 7 2009 13:46:29 by RW170
JAT Emergency At CDG Today (22 May) posted Fri May 22 2009 15:14:36 by JoKeR
Saudi (Eagle Aviation) A/C Seized At CDG posted Sun Apr 19 2009 00:18:24 by QatarA340
Cancellations & Delays At CDG Due To Snowfalls posted Mon Feb 2 2009 00:14:29 by FlySSC
Spotting At CDG And MUC posted Thu Jan 29 2009 06:21:27 by DAL763ER
AF442 To GIG 13 Dec - Ground Incident At CDG posted Sat Dec 13 2008 16:18:26 by LongHaul67
Question About AF 1st Class Ground Service At CDG posted Fri Sep 5 2008 14:28:38 by Goldorak