Jet dumps fuel that lands on schoolkids near Los Angeles

Jet dumps fuel that lands on schoolkids near Los Angeles

An airliner with engine trouble dumped jet fuel that fell on dozens of school children while the plane made an emergency return to Los Angeles International Airport. The fuel caused minor skin and lung irritation to 56 children and adults. The Delta Air Lines flight to Shanghai reported an engine problem only minutes after takeoff.

porcus 3 months

SOMEBODY is getting sued. Nobody appreciates their kid being doused with jet fuel.

Rudolf Nechvile
Rudolf Nechvile 3 months

The headlines make it sound like the aeroplane aimed for the playground when dumping the fuel. There were probably way more people affected and it's a good thing nothing happened to the plane, but it doesn't quite bring in clicks like "fuel dumped on children".

Nicholas Noel
Nicholas Noel 3 months

Hopefully they are uninjured. BUT if it was for an emergency landing, thank god the plane didnt crash.

Paul C
Paul C 3 months

"How dare you?" 《scrunched face™》

IIZard 3 months

Come on don't dump fuel over a built up area...

TheeSabin 3 months

Nice aim.

Katharine 3 months

Was it really a Delta flight?!

Jim Boi
Jim Boi 3 months

Time to short Delta.

Drago5313 3 months

Thank God Noone was smoking

Indo 3 months

Only in da US of the A. Folks its nutty, fruitty n potty world over there. Its PreZ likes it that way. His favorite tune - "I may be a fool but I like it that way".

Fin 3 months

Detest delta n this only makes me further detest them

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