The Critical Runway Inspection That Happens in 45 Seconds
Clip: Episode 3 | 2m 43s
Inspectors get 45 seconds to ID and pick up fallen debris, across a whole runway. The smallest stray nut or chunk of rubber could be sucked into an engine and cause serious damage – potentially putting lives at risk. So it is imperative these eagle-eyed operatives don’t miss a thing.
Aired: 02/22/17Video has closed captioning.
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Inspectors get 45 seconds to ID and pick up fallen debris, across a whole runway.
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