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Type:Silhouette image of generic FA7X model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Dassault Falcon 7X
Owner/operator:L'Armée de L'Air
Registration: F-RAFA ?
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:near Paris -   France
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:VillacoublayAir Base (BA 107) (VIY/LFPV)
Destination airport:Berlin
The jet of French president François Hollande was struck by lightning on its way to Berlin. The aircraft was forced to return to his departure airport, but the official meeting between Mr Hollande and Angela Merkel was just delayed.


Le Point

Revision history:

15-May-2012 10:42 Ulysse B. Added
15-May-2012 10:43 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Country, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
15-May-2012 11:31 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Departure airport]
15-May-2012 11:32 harro Updated [Operator, Source]

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