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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 171294
 
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Date:04-NOV-2014
Time:15:45
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-HPJD
MSN: 049
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 507
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:en route over UK -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Paris CDG, LFPG
Destination airport:New York JFK , KJFK
Narrative:
Flight AF006 - en route to New York - encountered severe turbulence when flying over the UK. Four crew members suffered (light) injuries. The captain decided to return to Paris, where the plane safely landed at 16.26 pm.

Sources:

1. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/travel/travel_news/article-2820678/Three-Air-France-cabin-crew-treated-concussion-flight-New-York-hits-severe-turbulence-flying-Britain.html
2. https://flightaware.com/live/flight/AFR6/history/20141104/1255Z/LFPG/KJFK
3. https://mashable.com/2014/11/06/turbulence-air-france/
4. https://www.traveller24.com/News/Flights/Traumatic-Air-France-flight-has-passengers-screaming-praying-and-holding-hands-20141107-2

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

11 Apr 2011 F-HPJD Air France 0 New York-John F. Kennedy International Airport, NY (JFK/KJFK) sub
29 Jan 2014 F-HPJD Air France 0 Over North-East Canada min

Media:


Images:

Photo of F-HPJD courtesy AirHistory.net


Paris - Charles de Gaulle (LFPG / CDG)
1 June 2017; (c) Howard J Curtis

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Nov-2014 19:04 Chieftain Added
14-Nov-2014 19:06 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Source, Damage, Narrative]
18-Dec-2014 14:56 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Embed code]

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