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Squawks & HeadlinesPHOTO: Passengers disembarked after HOLE noticed in American Airlines Boeing 777 wing

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PHOTO: Passengers disembarked after HOLE noticed in American Airlines Boeing 777 wing

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There are numerous ways an airplane can be impacted by bird strikes and airlines won’t always notice the damage straight away. Earlier this week, for example, American Airlines was forced to delay a Frankfurt-bound flight at the last minute after a hole was noticed in the right hand wing of a Boeing 777-200. (www.theaviationwriter.com) More...

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Ric Wernicke 1
I can hear the maintenance chief now on the phone to the boss: "Nothing to worry about, that'll buff right out."