ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145640
Last updated: 23 October 2014
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Date:15-MAY-2012
Time:
Type:Dassault Falcon 7X
Owner/operator:L'Armée de L'Air
Registration: F-RAFA ?
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Unknown
Location:near Paris -   France
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Executive
Departure airport:VillacoublayAir Base (BA 107) (VIY/LFPV)
Destination airport:Berlin
Narrative:
The jet of French president François Hollande was struck by lightning on its way to Berlin. The aircraft was forced to return to his departure airport, but the official meeting between Mr Hollande and Angela Merkel was just delayed.

Sources:
Le Point
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-18078845
http://www.20minutes.fr/article/934939/avion-hollande-prend-foudre-depart-berlin-retarde


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-May-2012 10:42 Ulysse B. Added
15-May-2012 10:43 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Country, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
15-May-2012 11:31 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Departure airport]
15-May-2012 11:32 harro Updated [Operator, Source]
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