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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 172570
Last updated: 15 September 2021
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Date:23-DEC-2014
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A343 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A340-313
Owner/operator:Air France
Registration: F-GLZU
MSN: 377
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 270
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Antananarivo-Ivato Airport (TNR/FMMI) -   Madagascar
Phase: Standing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Antananarivo-Ivato Airport (TNR/FMMI)
Destination airport:Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG/LFPG)
Narrative:
At the end of passenger boarding for the flight to Paris (AF935), the airstairs of door 4 collapsed and impacted the fuselage.

Sources:

http://www.bea.aero/fr/enquetes/2014/2014.semaine.52.pdf

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

22 Jul 2011 F-GLZU Air France 0 Noth of the Antilles non
13 Mar 2012 F-GLZU Air France 0 near Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG/LFPG) non
11 Mar 2017 F-GLZU Air France 0 Bogotá-Eldorado Airport (BOG/SKBO) non
Runway excursion.
28 Nov 2017 F-GLZU Air France 0 near Douala unk


Images:

Photo of F-GLZU courtesy AirHistory.net


Paris - Charles de Gaulle (LFPG / CDG)
22 August 2015; (c) Anton Homma

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Dec-2014 20:47 harro Added

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