ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 219360
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Narrative:Air France flight AF457, a Boeing 777-300, returned to land at São Paulo-Guarulhos International Airport, Brazil after suffering a problem with the speed indicators, autopilot and autothrust.
|Time:||c. 21:23 LT|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Aircraft damage:|| None|
|Location:||c. 290 km NE of São Paulo, SP -
|Phase:|| En route|
|Nature:||Passenger - Scheduled|
|Departure airport:||São Paulo-Guarulhos International Airport, SP (GRU/SBGR)|
|Destination airport:||Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG/LFPG)|
|Confidence Rating:|| Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources|
The aircraft departed Guarulhos Airport at 20:58 hours local time (22:58 UTC). Some 25 minutes after takeoff, the aircraft leveled off at FL290 and the crew initiated a turn back to Guarulhos. The flight then entered a holding pattern to the north of the field for the duration of about 40 minutes before continuing the descent towards Guarulhos,
A safe landing was made about 22:40 hours.
https://noticias.r7.com/sao-paulo/aviao-que-seguia-para-paris-faz-pouso-de-emergencia-em-guarulhos-11122018 http://www.goklerdeyiz.net/otopilot-hiz-gostergesi-ve-itis-arizasi-nedeniyle-geri-dondu/ https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/f-gsqm#1ed3f27f
||Updated [Time, Cn, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]|
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