Hanger at Tinker Foams AWACS (Bubble Bath)

News related to Airborne Early Warning
Post Reply
User avatar
wildbill
Veteran
Posts: 663
Joined: Mon Jul 15, 2002 8:38 pm
AEW Units: 963 AWACS 552 OSS 552 ACW
Call Sign: Wild Bill
Contact:

Hanger at Tinker Foams AWACS (Bubble Bath)

Post by wildbill » Sun Jul 29, 2007 1:02 pm

Foam spewed from an airplane hangar after an anti-fire foam system malfunctioned. Bubbles could be seen coming from all openings of the building. At one point, it appeared the foam was as high as an airplane wing. No one was hurt in the foam release. The link below has pictures.

Read more....
Last edited by wildbill on Fri Aug 03, 2007 10:22 am, edited 1 time in total.

User avatar
wildbill
Veteran
Posts: 663
Joined: Mon Jul 15, 2002 8:38 pm
AEW Units: 963 AWACS 552 OSS 552 ACW
Call Sign: Wild Bill
Contact:

Photos: AWACS Bubble Bath

Post by wildbill » Fri Aug 03, 2007 10:14 am

In the image from the rear you can see the foam still coming down....

Image
Image
Image

Post Reply