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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 73153
Last updated: 15 September 2019
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Date:21-FEB-2010
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A388 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A380-861
Owner/operator:Air France
Registration: F-HPJA
C/n / msn: 33
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 511
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location: -   Atlantic Ocean
Phase: En route
Nature:Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:JFK
Destination airport:CDG
Narrative:
Because of problems with the fuel system, the jet was forced to return to New York whilst operating AF007.

Sources:

Spiegel Magazine Online
http://www.spiegel.de/reise/aktuell/0,1518,679737,00.html


Images:

Photo of F-HPJA courtesy AirHistory.net


Miami - International (KMIA / MIA)
7 March 2016; (c) Gerard Helmer

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Feb-2010 13:05 ruthyruth Added
27-Jul-2010 11:11 Anon. Updated [Narrative]

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