Air France plane engine fails over Atlantic

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Air France plane engine fails over Atlantic
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An Air France flight from Paris to Los Angeles was forced to make a sudden diversion when it lost part of an engine over the Atlantic.


One of the four engines on the Airbus A380 flight AF66 failed west of Greenland on Saturday.


No-one was injured in the incident, but passengers remained on board hours after the landing at 15:42 GMT.


The plane was carrying 496 passengers and 24 crew at the time, an Air France spokesperson told AFP news agency.


David Rehmar, a former aircraft mechanic who was a passenger on the flight, told the BBC that based...

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Air France plane engine fails over Atlantic

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