Frontier Jet Tilts Nose Up at Chicago O’Hare While Passengers Were Deplaning

May 1, 2017

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Passengers on board a Frontier Airlines flight experienced a frightening delay at the gate after arriving in Chicago (ORD) yesterday evening due to a weight imbalance which caused the Airbus jet to tilt its nose up as passengers were in the process of deplaning. You can see the jet parked at the gate with its nose tilted skyward in the tweet below.

The Chicago Fire Department responded to the incident. Luckily no one was hurt in this event, unlike the Aeroflot flight that experienced severe turbulence and caused injuries for several people. For passengers on board, this must have been a frightening, and then maddening, situation as it likely caused significant delays in deplaning.

Was anyone on board this Frontier Airlines flight yesterday?

H/T: ABC7 Eyewitness News

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