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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 228041
Last updated: 20 June 2021
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Time:12:00 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic A333 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A330-342
Owner/operator:Air Transat
Registration: C-GCTS
MSN: 177
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 393
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Near Paris -   France
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Paris (CDG)
Destination airport:Montreal (YUL)
A fire occured in a mini-furnace of an Airbus A330 flying from Paris to Montreal, flight TS111, forced a return to Paris Roissy-Charles-de-Gaulle airport, just eight minutes after takeoff. The aircraft landed safely.
"The fire was extinguished before The arrival of fire fighters" said the authorities. Twenty-nine people were "inconvenienced", but none were hospitalized. "Toxicological surveys carried out on the spot proved to be zero", The flight was canceled.



Photo of C-GCTS courtesy

Montr饌l - Pierre Elliott Trudeau International (CYUL / YUL)
8 September 2019; (c) Anton Homma

Revision history:

08-Aug-2019 23:38 Iceman 29 Added
08-Aug-2019 23:39 Iceman 29 Updated [Cn, Source]
08-Aug-2019 23:41 Iceman 29 Updated [Narrative]
08-Aug-2019 23:42 Iceman 29 Updated [Photo]
08-Aug-2019 23:43 Iceman 29 Updated [Photo]

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