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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 263180
Last updated: 23 June 2021
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Time:21:37 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B77W model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-328ER
Owner/operator:Air France
Registration: F-GZNT
MSN: 38705/1385
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG/LFPG) -   France
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG/LFPG)
Destination airport:Rio de Janeiro/Galeão-Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport, RJ (GIG/SBG
Investigating agency: CENIPA
Air France flight AF442, a Boeing 777-328ER, struck a bird on takeoff from Paris-CDG Airport, France. The flight crew noticed a vibration in the radome. The flight continued and landed normally at Rio de Janeiro. During a post-flight inspection, damage was observed to the radome.



Other occurrences involving this aircraft

11 May 2016 F-GZNT Air France 0 Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) sub


Photo of F-GZNT courtesy

Montréal - Pierre Elliott Trudeau International (CYUL / YUL)
22 June 2018; (c) Pierre Langlois

Revision history:

28-May-2021 18:28 harro Added
28-May-2021 18:28 harro Updated [Location, Source]

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