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breiz
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Air Jamaica A340 Off Taxiway At LHR

Tue Mar 07, 2006 8:49 am

It is reported that an A340 from Air Jamaica left taxiway K today at LHR. Only the left main undercarriage remained on the concrete.
Any ID?
 
TaromA380
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RE: Air Jamaica A340 Off Taxiway At LHR

Tue Mar 07, 2006 9:17 am

Sure it's not AF ?  Big grin
 
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RE: Air Jamaica A340 Off Taxiway At LHR

Tue Mar 07, 2006 9:37 am

Well on caribbean airline pilots assoication website it has been reported but there isnt any update. http://www.caribbeanalpa.com/discussion/index.html
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aa1818
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RE: Air Jamaica A340 Off Taxiway At LHR

Tue Mar 07, 2006 11:22 am

Air Jamaica should really stop those pilots 'lighting up' in the cockpits. You can't steer an aircraft if ur high!!!!!!! (joke)

I hope the damage isn't too bad. This could seriously throw off their schedule! Update us as to the extent of the damage and if/ when/ what replacement aircraft is used.

AA1818
“The moment you doubt whether you can fly, you cease for ever to be able to do it.” J.M. Barrie (Peter Pan)
 
nijltje
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RE: Air Jamaica A340 Off Taxiway At LHR

Tue Mar 07, 2006 11:45 am

hehe i saw this accident when leaving lhr with bd 155... when our pilot was announcing this he was almost laughing when he was mentioning air Jamaica... thanks to this a lot of delays on LHR
 
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RE: Air Jamaica A340 Off Taxiway At LHR

Tue Mar 07, 2006 11:54 am

Quoting AA1818 (Reply 3):

Yo co-pilot pass the dutchie to the left hand side!
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