Virgin Atlantic Flight Cancelled After Foam Cannon Salute

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    Virgin Atlantic had their inaugural flight from Atlanta to Manchster last night, which landed this morning. The plane was supposed to turn right back around to Atlanta as VS109... only it didn't. As is the norm on many inaugural flights, upon landing from Atlanta there was a water cannon salute to welcome the first flight to Manchester. Well, the Airbus A330-300 got a salute alright. The firefighters botched the water canon salute, as they sprayed the plane with fire-suppressing foam rather than water. As a result, the return flight was initially delayed for almost five hours, before finally being cancelled. The post Virgin Atlantic Flight Cancelled After Foam Cannon Salute appeared first on One Mile at a Time.

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