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Date:08-MAY-2019
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A343 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A340-313
Owner/operator:Air France / JOON
Registration: F-GLZP
MSN: 260
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:near Isfahan -   Iran
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Paris
Destination airport:Mumbai
Narrative:
Air France Flight AF218 conducted an emergency diversion to Isfahan, Iran, due to smoke and smell of fumes in the cockpit. The crew used oxygen masks and landed safely. There were no injures.
The plane took off from Isfahan airport to Dubai airport in the evening.

Sources:

https://www.express.co.uk/news/world/1124506/air-france-flight-af218-emergency-radar-iran-paris-mumbai
https://sputniknews.com/europe/201905081074822982-air-france-flight-descends/
https://twitter.com/SaskyaCNN/status/1126146123360624645?ref_src=twsrc%5Egoogle%7Ctwcamp%5Eserp%7Ctwgr%5Etweet
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https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/f-glzp#206fa30e
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/f-glzp#2071674f

Media:


Images:

Photo of F-GLZP courtesy AirHistory.net


Montréal - Pierre Elliott Trudeau International (CYUL / YUL)
5 May 2012; (c) Pierre Langlois





Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-May-2019 16:25 Captain Adam Added
08-May-2019 17:34 Iceman 29 Updated [Photo]
08-May-2019 17:35 Iceman 29 Updated [Photo]
08-May-2019 17:36 Iceman 29 Updated [Photo]
08-May-2019 17:37 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code]
08-May-2019 18:53 Anon. Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]
08-May-2019 18:54 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
09-May-2019 10:16 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative, Photo]
09-May-2019 10:24 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
09-May-2019 18:27 Anon. Updated [Embed code, Narrative]

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