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Air France Flight Diverts to Shannon Airport due to Medical Emergency

Wednesday, August 23, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air France Flight Diverts to Shannon Airport due to Medical Emergency

Air France flight AF-636 had to make an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on August 21st. The plane heading from Paris, France, to Houston, Texas, was diverted after an infant suffered a medical emergency. The plane landed safely. The baby was rushed to the University Hospital Limerick. Download article as PDF »

Air France Plane Diverts to Glasgow Prestwick Airport

Sunday, July 16, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air France Plane Diverts to Glasgow Prestwick Airport

Air France flight AF-374 had to divert for an emergency landing at Glasgow Prestwick Airport, Scotland, on July 15th. The Boeing 777-200 plane heading from Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, to Vancouver, Canada, was diverted after the crew noticed a burning odor on board. The plane landed uneventfully. All two hundred and ninety-four passengers... »

Air France Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Lille, France

Monday, July 3, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air France Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Lille, France

Air France flight AF-1727 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Lille, France, on June 30th. The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Venice, Italy, to Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, was diverted due to radio problems. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Air France Flight Makes Emergency Landing at London Stansted Airport

Friday, June 9, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air France Flight Makes Emergency Landing at London Stansted Airport

Air France flight AF-1016 had to divert for an emergency landing at London Stansted Airport, England, on June 8th. The plane heading from Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, to Dublin, Ireland, was diverted after the crew reported issues with the cabin pressure. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download... »

Air France Flight Returns to Lisbon After Hydraulic Failure

Saturday, June 3, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air France Flight Returns to Lisbon After Hydraulic Failure

Air France flight AF-1025 made an emergency landing in Lisbon, Portugal, on June 1st. The Airbus A319-100 plane took off for Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, but had to turn back after the crew reported a hydraulic failure. The plane landed safely. There were 131 passengers and 5 crew members aboard at the time;... »

Air France Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Newcastle

Tuesday, May 30, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air France Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Newcastle

Air France flight AF-1158 made an emergency landing in Newcastle, England, on May 28th. The plane flying from Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, was descending toward Newcastle when the crew noticed a hydraulic issue and declared an emergency. The plane continued for a safe landing. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Air France Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Hydraulic Issues

Friday, April 21, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air France Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Hydraulic Issues

Air France flight AF-1755 made an emergency landing in Toulouse, France, on April 18th. The Airbus A319-100 plane heading from Algiers, Algeria, to Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, was diverted after the crew noticed a hydraulic problem. The plane landed safely. All 140 passengers and 6 crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

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

Wednesday, April 19, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air France Plane Rejects Take-off in Martinique due to Smoke from Landing Gear

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. Download article... »

Air France Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Rio de Janeiro

Monday, April 17, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air France Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Rio de Janeiro

Air France flight AF-443 had to return and make an emergency landing in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on April 14th. The Boeing 777-300 plane took off for Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, but had to turn back after the crew reported issues with the weather radar. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers and crew... »

Air France Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Suspected Fuel Leak

Sunday, April 9, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air France Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Suspected Fuel Leak

Air France flight AF-1390 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Munich, Germany, on April 8th. The Airbus A319-100 plane heading form Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, to Istanbul, Turkey, was diverted due to a suspected fuel leak. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained safe. Download article as... »

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