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Old 02-26-2010, 01:25 AM   #1  
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Does anybody here have any info on what happened to this flight? I see on Flightaware that it returned to the field. It was surrounded by fire trucks, including a ladder truck from AFD.

But of course I understand if you cant say anything. I figured I would ask anyway.
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Please tell me you were at the field and witnessed this and weren't just spending the day at hone on Flight Aware?
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Doesn't everyone track all FedEx flights on Flight Aware on their days off, or is it just me? What else is there to do when your not on APC?
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Please tell me you were at the field and witnessed this and weren't just spending the day at hone on Flight Aware?
I was there sitting in my de-ice truck.
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No idea, but somethin's fishy.
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Looked like a false cargo fire indication according to the write-up.
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No idea, but somethin's fishy.
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ahh, local vs. gmt.
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Looked like a false cargo fire indication according to the write-up.
That would explain all the fire trucks. Thanks for the info.
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