Air France Plane Rejects Take-off in Martinique due to Smoke from Landing Gear

Wednesday, April 19, 2017
By George Hatcher

Air France flight AF-4001 rejecting taking-off at Martinique Aimé Césaire International Airport, Forte de France, Martinique, France, on April 16th.

The Airbus A340-300 en-route to Moscow, Russia, was about to take-off due to smoke emerging from its landing gear.

The plane towed to the apron uneventfully.

All 266 people aboard remained safe.

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