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      the PRIDEbird


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      Post #70196, posted on 06-11-2018 GMT-5 hours    
      A tow truck caught fire at FRA this morning while towed A340 D-AIFA to the gate for flight LH426 to PHL.
      D-AIFA damaged.

      http://www.aero.de/news-29355/Airbus-A340-von-Lufthansa-bei-Feuer-beschaedigt.html

      https://www.aerotelegraph.com/airbus-a340-von-lufthansa-durch-brand-eingerusst


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      Post #70200, posted on 06-11-2018 GMT-5 hours    
      Yikes!

      "Looks like I picked the wrong week to quit sniffing glue!"

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      Post #70206, posted on 06-14-2018 GMT-5 hours    
      Damage looks like beyond repair so i guess this is the sad end for this beautiful 4 hauler bus.

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      Post #70208, posted on 06-14-2018 GMT-5 hours    
      That one was at least accidental
      This one was not

      http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-06-14/angry-mob-burn-plane-after-learning-election-result-in-png/9871762

      Graeme