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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.

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 aboard remained safe.

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.

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.

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; all of them remained unharmed.

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.

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.

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.

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 members remained safe.

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.

Air France Flight Returns to Charles de Gaulle Airport

Air France flight AF-378 had to return for an emergency landing at Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, on January 8th.

The Airbus A340-300 plane took off for Detroit, Michigan, but had to turn back due to a gear issue.

The plane landed safely after dumping excess fuel. All passengers and crew members remained safe.

Air France Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Florence

Air France flight AF-1266 made an emergency landing in Florence, Italy, on December 28th.

The Airbus A318-100 plane flying from Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, was on final approach when the crew reported a strong unusual smell throughout the aircraft.

The plane continued for a safe landing. Everyone aboard remained safe.

Air France Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Charles de Gaulle Airport

Air France flight AF-166 made an emergency landing at Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, on December 12th.

The plane took off for Bangkok, Thailand, but had to return shortly afterwards due to an engine problem.

The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed.

Air France Plane Returns to Paris due to Hydraulic Failure

Air FranceAir France flight AF-524 had to return and make an emergency landing at Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, on November 25th.

The plane took off for Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, but had to turn back due to a hydraulic failure.

The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.

Air France Flight Makes Emergency Landing after Hydraulic Failure

Air FranceAir France flight AF-604 made an emergency landing in Pointe a Pitre, Guadeloupe, on November 13th.

The Airbus A320-200 plane departed for Fort de France, Martinique, but had to return shortly afterwards after the crew reported a hydraulic failure.

The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.

Air France Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Charles de Gaulle Airport

Air FranceAir France flight AF-852 had to return and make an emergency landing at Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, on September 25th.

The plane was heading from Paris Orly Airport in Paray-Vieille-Poste, France, to Cayenne, French Guiana, when the crew reported that left engine had suffered a compressor stall and decided to divert.

The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unhurt.

Air France Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Charles de Gaulle Airport

Air FranceAir France flight AF-990 made an emergency landing at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, on May 28th.

The Airbus A380-800 plane, en-route to Johannesburg, South Africa, had to turn back after the crew reported a possible engine oil leak.

The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported.

Air France Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Japan

Air FranceAir France flight AF-292 made an emergency landing in Osaka, Japan, on April 18th.

The plane was flying from Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, when the crew received a low tire pressure indication for several tires and declared an emergency.

The plane landed uneventfully. There were 298 people aboard at the time; all of them remained safe.

Air France Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Kenya

Air FranceAn Air France flight had to make an emergency landing at the Moi International Airport in Mombasa, Kenya, on December 20.

According to the Police Spokesman Charles Owino, “It requested an emergency landing when a device suspected to be an explosive was discovered in the lavatory.” The plane was heading from Mauritius to Paris at the time.

The plane landed safely. All 459 passengers and 14 crew members remained unharmed.

Owino confirmed that an investigation has been launched to “determine if the device had explosives.”

Air France Plane Diverts to Canada due to Bomb Threat

Air FranceAir France flight AF83 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Montréal–Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport, Québec, Canada, on December 8.

The Boeing 777-328, en-route from San Francisco International Airport, California, to Charles de Gaulle Airport, Paris, when it diverted due to an alleged bomb threat.

The plane landed safely.

No one was injured.

Air France Flight Diverts to Belfast International Airport

Air FranceAn Air France flight, operated by Cityjet, had to divert and make an emergency landing at Belfast International Airport, United Kingdom, on December 4.

Authorities said the plane, en-route from Paris, France, to Dublin, Ireland, was diverted due to Storm Desmond.

The plane landed uneventfully. There were over 50 passengers aboard at the time; all of them remained unharmed.

The airline arranged bus for the passengers.

Air France Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Russia

Air FranceAn Air France plane had to make an emergency landing at the Pulkovo international airport in St. Petersburg, Russia, on November 30.

Authorities said the Boeing 777 was diverted due to apparent engine failure. The flight was en-route from Paris, France, to Beijing, China, at the time.

The plane landed safely. There were 269 passengers aboard at the time; all of the remained unhurt.

Air France Flight Diverts to Salt Lake City Due to Bomb Threat

Air FranceAir France flight AF065 made an emergency landing in Salt Lake City, Utah, on November 17.

Authorities said the flight, en-route from Los Angeles to Paris, was diverted due to a bomb threat.

The plane landed safely. None of the 497 passengers and crew members were harmed.

The airline said, “Local authorities are carrying out complete inspections of the aircraft, the passengers and their luggage. An investigation will be led by the authorities to identify the source of the telephone call.”

Air France Jet Makes Emergency Landing in Nova Scotia

Air FranceAir France flight AF55 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Halifax Stanfield International Airport in Nova Scotia, Canada, on November 17.

The plane was en-route from Washington, D.C. to Paris when the authorities received an anonymous bomb threat and decided to divert.

The plane landed uneventfully. All 262 passengers remained safe.

No explosives were found upon inspection.

Air France Jet Diverts to Belfast International Airport

Air FranceAir France flight AF1816 made an emergency landing at Belfast International Airport in Northern Ireland, on November 12.

The plane, en-route from Charles de Gaulle airport, France, to Dublin, Ireland, was diverted after the pilot reported low fuel levels. Authorities said the plane circled Dublin airport before diverting to Belfast but could not land due to high winds.

The plane landed safely. There were 93 people aboard at the time; all of them remained unhurt.

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