Saturday, March 26, 2011


and more hmmmmmm

....Meanwhile, the investigation into what cause the fire continued.

MIA’s fuel farm holds eight million gallons of fuel, feeding 14 underground pumps that send 2,000 gallons of fuel each hour to trucks near terminals to refuel airplanes.

The system is supplied by Everglades Pipeline, which runs in a 35-mile arc west from Port Everglades through Fort Lauderdale, Dania Beach, Cooper City, Pembroke Pines, Miramar and Hialeah before reaching the airport. It transmits about 55,000 barrels of jet fuel each day. Officials said the Everglades Pipeline showed no damage from the fire.

Since Thursday, American Airlines – which handles the most traffic at the airport - has been forced to cancel more than 400 flights in order to avoid major delays.........

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