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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 274546
 
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Date:21-JAN-2022
Time:21:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A318 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A318-111
Owner/operator:Air France
Registration: F-GUGP
MSN: 2967
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Paris-Orly Airport (ORY/LFPO) -   France
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Paris-Orly Airport (ORY/LFPO)
Destination airport:Perpignan-Llabanere Airport (PGF/LFMP)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news or social media reports
Narrative:
Air France flight AF7470, an Airbus A318-111, suffered an engine issue after takeoff from Paris-Orly Airport, France. The flight crew declared an emergency and made a safe landing back at Orly, 17 minutes after takeoff.
Passengers reported seeing flames being emitted from one of the engines.

Sources:

https://www.lindependant.fr/2022/01/22/vol-paris-perpignan-detourne-a-cause-dun-feu-de-reacteur-jai-eu-limpression-de-vivre-36-minutes-dans-un-cercueil-volant-raconte-un-passager-10062295.php
https://www.la-clau.net/ca/societat/incendi-del-reactor-dun-avio-dair-france-entre-paris-i-perpinya-76640/
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/f-gugp#2a918184


Images:

Photo of F-GUGP courtesy AirHistory.net


Toulouse - Blagnac (LFBO / TLS)
25 April 2022; (c) ArthurC

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Jan-2022 19:53 harro Added
22-Jan-2022 19:55 harro Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
22-Jan-2022 19:56 harro Updated [Time, Narrative]

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