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Engineer adds 37 times too much chemical to a planes fuel!

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NS VIA Fan

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Reminds me of the 'Gimli Glider'......a mix-up in calculations when fueling an Air Canada '767 back when Canada was switching to the Metric System...

 

caravanman

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Gosh, a very bad error indeed! How fortunate that the pilot was actually an experienced glider pilot, and that the co pilot knew of the existence of the Gimli former air force runway!

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