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The Fokker F28 can be de-iced with engines running, but this was not permitted by the Air Ontario manuals. The Wikipedia article does not list a source for their claim: the Fokker F28 aircraft is never supposed to be de-iced while the engines are running because of a risk of toxic fumes entering the cabin of the aircraft One can however find all details ...


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Tip: accident investigation reports cover the system controls related to an accident. The one in question is here (ntsb.gov), from which: According to the March 20, 1994, edition of FedEx’s DC-10 Flight Manual, page 8-2-2/8-2-3: Cabin pressure is controlled and maintained by metered release of conditioned air in either an AUTO, SEMI-AUTO, or ...


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