Incident Airbus A340-313 F-GLZU, Tuesday 28 November 2017
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Date:Tuesday 28 November 2017
Time:c. 23:40 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A343 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Airbus A340-313
Owner/operator:Air France
Registration: F-GLZU
MSN: 377
Year of manufacture:2000
Engine model:CFMI CFM56-5C4
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:near Douala -   Cameroon
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Douala Airport (DLA/FKKD)
Destination airport:Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG/LFPG)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Flight : AF953
Some minutes after takeoff, the plane suffered of a technical problems on one engine, then landed back to Douala airport.
There were no injuries.

Last ASN occurence for F-GLZU:

History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

22 July 2011 F-GLZU Air France 0 North of the Antilles non
13 March 2012 F-GLZU Air France 0 near Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG/LFPG) non
23 December 2014 F-GLZU Air France 0 Antananarivo-Ivato Airport (TNR/FMMI) min
Collision with Ground support equipment
11 March 2017 F-GLZU Air France 0 Bogotá-Eldorado Airport (BOG/SKBO) non
Runway excursion

Revision history:

29-Nov-2017 16:57 Iceman 29 Added
29-Nov-2017 19:21 harro Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]

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