Richard Duxbury (Dux)
(Top Gun)
12/15/09 03:58 PM
Re: Mx Outsourcing

I also recall an accident with a brand new A340 where the ground crew was doing full power engine checks and it ran up a blast fence, broke in half and injured some on board.

One of the engines ran for almost one hour as I remember.

Total loss of aircraft as far as I know.

As to outsource stuff, when I retired from NWA in 1996 we had almost 5,000 FAA certified mechanics working for Northwest. Today we have less than 1,000.



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