In a fully uncommon incident, a parked aeroplane was pushed into one other plane due to the sturdy winds.
The video reveals how the stationed plane strikes because of the pressure of the wind. The incident happened in Doha on Thursday.
The tweet learn, “It happened yesterday, April 30 in Doha: a parked 787 Dreamliner Qatar Airways was pushed into a parked A350 by strong winds during a storm.
The video, which has garnered a mixed set of reactions on the social media portal, has been viewed more than 10 thousand times. A user said, “Depending on the energy of the wind the physique of an plane + huge tailplane is sufficient weathercock the plane into the wind – early issues we study in pilot faculty. After all, plane are designed for airflow nostril to tail, not side-on.”
Another person wrote “It is perhaps good to instruct to @qatarairways ramp managers to test the parking brake is ON on all their plane usually on the apron, and even moor them in case of excessive winds forecast. Everybody else does it. Get actual.”
This post was last modified on May 4, 2020 3:04 am