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Thai Airways flight with 364 on board had to dump fuel in the Channel and return to Heathrow

A Thai Airways flight had to dump fuel in the English Channel and turn back to Heathrow moments after take-off - when the pilot was told that a cargo door was open. The flight left London at 9:35pm on Wednesday but during the ascent, a warning light appeared showing that the cargo hold door was not shut securely. ( More...

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siriusloon 1
It must have been flying REALLY low if it dumped fuel "in" the Channel. It seems a tad more likely that it dumped fuel while OVER the Channel.


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