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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 70403
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Date:09-DEC-2009
Time:08:06 AM
Type:Silhouette image of generic B772 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-228ER
Owner/operator:Air France
Registration: F-GSPB
C/n / msn: 29003/133
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 275
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: None
Location:over Guarulhos, São Paulo -   Brazil
Phase: Approach
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Paris-Charles de Gaulle, France
Destination airport:Sao Paulo- Guarulhos, SP, Brazil
Narrative:
The crew of an Air France Boeing 777-200, registration F-GSPB performing flight AF-454 from Paris Charles de Gaulle (France) to Sao Paulo Guarulhos, SP (Brazil) with 259 passengers and 16 crew, reported a hydraulics failure while on approach to Sao Paulo's Guarulhos Airport and requested to use the longest runway available. The airplane continued for a safe landing, the passengers disembarked normally at the gate.

Sources:

http://desastresaereosnews.blogspot.com/2009/12/aviao-da-air-france-teve-pane.html
http://www.avherald.com/h?article=423ee143&opt=0


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Dec-2009 07:05 jorgetadeu7 Added
10-Dec-2009 11:42 ruthyruth Updated

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