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Boeing 747 Freighter Tips Over Backwards After Being Improperly Unloaded in QatarConsider it a lesson in why you should always, always read the manual: A Boeing 747 freighter aircraft got tail-happy in an unexpected way at Qatar's Doha International Airport, when a weight imbalance reportedly brought about by improper unloading procedures caused it to tip backwards onto its tail and thrust the nose of the jumbo jet into the air. (www.thedrive.com) More...
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boeing builds better butts: bet it was hardly scratched...
Normally those kinds of tips are gradual and very low impact.... Will take some careful planning, but damage should be minimal.
I like your alliteration. You got five b's in a row.
I bet the guy in charge of installing the tail stand is looking for a new job.