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Frontier Mechanic Throws Chocks Into Engine?

Thu Jan 09, 2003 11:02 am

Came upon this report on the FAA site and was wondering if anyone knew anymore about it?
Thanks
Paul

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** Report created 1/8/03 Record 1 **
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IDENTIFICATION
Regis#: 313FL Make/Model: B737 Description: 737-300
Date: 01/01/2003 Time: 1945

Event Type: Incident Highest Injury: None Mid Air: N Missing: N
Damage: Unknown

LOCATION
City: DENVER State: CO Country: US

DESCRIPTION
FRONTIER 136 WAS PUSHING BACK FOR DEPARTURE WHEN A MECHANIC THREW A WHEEL
CHOCK INTO ONE OF THE ENGINES. DENVER, CO.

INJURY DATA Total Fatal: 0
# Crew: 0 Fat: 0 Ser: 0 Min: 0 Unk: Y
# Pass: 0 Fat: 0 Ser: 0 Min: 0 Unk: Y
# Grnd: Fat: 0 Ser: 0 Min: 0 Unk:

WEATHER: UNK

OTHER DATA
Activity: Other Phase: Other Operation: Air Carrier

Departed: Dep Date: Dep. Time:
Destination: Flt Plan: IFR Wx Briefing: U
Last Radio Cont:
Last Clearance:

FAA FSDO: DENVER, CO (NM03)
 
OPNLguy
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RE: Frontier Mechanic Throws Chocks Into Engine?

Thu Jan 09, 2003 11:06 am

A couple of previous threads on this, try the search function to find them,,,
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