Jump on the escape slide
with arms folded across your body, this will help prevent you using your hands to slow down, which can cause friction burns and slow down an evacuation
The escape slide
for our forward door had inflated inside the aircraft when a crew member tried to open the door from the inside.
During the egress, the escape slide
for aft crew entry door separated from the aircraft before any crewmembers could use it.
And that 's just what raging air steward Steven Slater did - by sliding down his plane's inf latable escape slide
, clutching a chilled can of beer, after a four-letter farewell rant.
AN angry flight attendant fled his airliner via the emergency escape slide
after getting into an argument with a passenger.
Inter-Safe, a subsidiary of Aero Maintenance Group, announced FAA certification of its A320 and 737 emergency escape slide
repair facility in Miami.
As I have already described it once within the pages of the Daily Post, I will not go into it much further, but suffice to say that I was supposed to go down the escape slide
sitting forwards and instead I descended lying on my front and landed heavily on my right knee.
This AD requires repetitive inspections to detect wear or damage of the door latches and disconnect housings in the off-wing escape slide
compartments, and replacement of any discrepant component with a new component.
According to the study, in 37% of commercial aircraft evacuations, at least one inflatable escape slide
failed to operate properly or at all - a result that James Hall, Chairman of the NTSB, has called `unacceptable.
An airline passenger suffered a slight injury while coming down an escape slide
when a charter plane made an emergency landing in Kansas after losing an engine.
It is also in the interests of everyone else on the plane BRACE POSITION The likelihood of serious injury during a survivable crash is greatly reduced - if you adopt the brace position before a crash landing SLIDE ETIQUETTE Jump on the escape slide
with arms folded across your body, this will help prevent you using your hands to slow down, which can cause friction burns and delay evacuation
on front and aft doors on the right side (R1 and R2) and both the over wing emergency exits were deployed.