paullam wrote:Maybe some “eye witness” just saw vortexes?
Starlionblue wrote:paullam wrote:Maybe some “eye witness” just saw vortexes?
The pic in the article does seem rather like fuel is coming out of the jettison nozzle.
zuckie13 wrote:Probably a failure in the valves or electronics that drive them.
Either that or crew forgot to close it after completing the dump.
Max Q wrote:That picture definitely shows fuel coming out of one of the dump nozzles
OldAeroGuy wrote:Max Q wrote:That picture definitely shows fuel coming out of one of the dump nozzles
Except the picture appears to be a 757. The 757 does not have fuel jettison (ie dump) nozzles.
Max Q wrote:I’m surprised there’s not a weight on wheels lock out for the dump nozzles
jetwet1 wrote:Could it becoming from an overflow tank ?
I doubt it given the volume (looks pressurized to me) but I am no way familiar with the fuel dumping systems.
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