Re: Fuel Dump Question

Date:         11 Mar 99 03:54:24 
From:         jrp59@gte.net (Ron Parsons)
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In article <airliners.1999.237@ohare.Chicago.COM>, "Peter
Mchugh"<Peter.Mchugh@faa.gov> wrote:

>I hope your suggestion that fuel dumping is rare is on target (there may
>be an unintended pun in there somewhere?)... though where I work I get
>complaints reasonably often that aircraft have "dumped" over private
>property.... and often the complaints do not have to do with "blue ice".

If your complainer was able to detect the dump from the ground, then the
aircraft was very low and in such need of a weight reduction that had it
not dumped it might have joined him for dinner.

Ron