Tailstrike Accident Airbus A350-941 F-HTYH, Sunday 21 January 2024
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Date:Sunday 21 January 2024
Time:21:35 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic A359 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Airbus A350-941
Owner/operator:Air France
Registration: F-HTYH
MSN: 488
Year of manufacture:2021
Engine model:Rolls-Royce Trent XWB-84
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Toronto–Lester B. Pearson International Airport, Ontario (YYZ) -   Canada
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG/LFPG)
Destination airport:Toronto-Pearson International Airport, ON (YYZ/CYYZ)
Investigating agency: TSB
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Air France flight AF356, an Airbus A350-941, suffered a tailstrike during a go-around following an attempted landing on runway 24L at Toronto-Pearson International Airport, ON (YYZ).
The aircraft went around and landed normally 14 minutes later.


Weather about the time of the incident (2135Z):
CYYZ 212000Z 25011KT 15SM OVC030 M02/M08 A3046 RMK SC8 SLP327
CYYZ 212100Z 25016KT 15SM BKN030 M03/M09 A3046 RMK SC7 SLP328
CYYZ 212200Z 26009KT 15SM SCT030 SCT170 SCT250 M04/M10 A3047 RMK SC3AC1CI1 CI TR SLP331



History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

29 June 2021 F-HTYH Air France 0 Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG/LFPG) non
Ramp, ground handling


Revision history:

22-Jan-2024 13:04 harro Added
22-Jan-2024 15:59 Anon. Updated [Source, Embed code]
23-Jan-2024 12:42 87driver Updated [Narrative]
02-Feb-2024 11:41 harro Updated [Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
02-Feb-2024 11:41 harro Updated [Other fatalities]
19-Feb-2024 18:30 ASN Updated

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