An Air France flight from Paris to Los Angeles had to make an emergency landing in Canada on Saturday after an incident with an engine. No passengers were injured.
Big scare for 497 passengers on the flight from Paris to Los Angeles. Saturday, September 30, an Air France A380 Airbus plane< had an emergency landing in Canada after a “serious failure” occurred on one of the four engines. The aircraft landed “safely” at the Goose Bay airport, and no injuries to deplore precisely the airline said in a statement .
According to images made by travellers, the frame surrounding the engine is detached. The result was enough to give cold sweats.
— marley.remy (@theamadoor) 30 September 2017
— Tom Podolec (@TomPodolec) 30 September 2017
I think the engine has seen better days. pic.twitter.com/tAcBE1t0rc
— Daniel McNeely (@DanMcneely) 30 September 2017
“A big bang”
Witnesses told BFM TV she heard a “big boom”.
I travel a relatively often, I’d never had that sensation of explosion, or as if the plane was taking a wall.
Atterrissage d’urgence d’un A380 d’Air France: “On a entendu un gros boum”, témoigne une passagère pic.twitter.com/BRfuwZ2C8m
— BFMTV (@BFMTV) 30 September 2017