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NutmegCT
02-11-2010, 08:08 AM
When snow gets a bit too heavy over stored aircraft:

https://www.avweb.com/avwebbiz/news/GlobalExpressesG550InCollapsedHangar_201991-1.html

https://www.avweb.com/newspics/dulles-jet-center-snow-collapse_photo-gallery_03.jpg

Twosheds
02-11-2010, 08:52 AM
Ouch!

scoutll
02-11-2010, 09:05 AM
Expennnnnsive!!!

Twosheds
02-11-2010, 09:10 AM
Should note. This was on the DC news:

Five employees were in the hangar, no injuries.

Guest
02-11-2010, 09:16 AM
Stupid me, I'm thinkin' "How they store 'em with the nose up like that, that's prettty cool..... :wall:"

Mickey Richaud
02-11-2010, 09:49 AM
Stupid me, I'm thinkin' "How they store 'em with the nose up like that, that's prettty cool..... :wall:"

Same here - even thought, "Wow, they designed the joists for jumbo jets!"

Guest
02-11-2010, 10:26 AM
Stupid me, I'm thinkin' "How they store 'em with the nose up like that, that's prettty cool..... :wall:"

Same here - even thought, "Wow, they designed the joists for jumbo jets!"

Must be sumpitin in the water...HEY, remember how bad the water used to be?

Gliderman8
02-11-2010, 03:37 PM
Stupid me, I'm thinkin' "How they store 'em with the nose up like that, that's prettty cool..... :wall:"

You got it right... they even landed them that way. Just reverse landed those suckers neatly into their assigned spaces.

PAUL161
02-11-2010, 04:08 PM
Well, they better hope their insurance is paid up! :cryin:
I do like the storage concept though. :jester:

vping
02-11-2010, 06:29 PM
It's amazing how that steel sheered and the welds broke. Someone has some 'splaining to do.

Banjo
02-11-2010, 09:10 PM
took me a minute to figure out what was going on in that pic. WOW! KA-CHING!!!

PAUL161
02-12-2010, 05:12 AM
Stupid me, I'm thinkin' "How they store 'em with the nose up like that, that's prettty cool..... :wall:"

You got it right... they even landed them that way. Just reverse landed those suckers neatly into their assigned spaces.

Not to hijack Nutmegs post,I moved it to it's own thread. PJ