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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 121806
Last updated: 2 December 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B744 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 747-428
Owner/operator:Air France
Registration: F-GITE
MSN: 25601/906
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 436
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Galeao Airport- Tom Jobim - Rio de Janeiro -   Brazil
Phase: Standing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:SBGL
Destination airport:LFPG
Flight AF-443 Air France was canceled after a fuel truck hitting an aircraft late on Tuesday (19), Tom Jobim Airport, in Ilha do Governador in Rio According to the advice of the company, had 236 passengers on board, but nobody was hurt.



Photo of F-GITE courtesy

Montréal - Pierre Elliott Trudeau International (CYUL / YUL)
6 April 2014; (c) Pierre Langlois

Revision history:

20-Apr-2011 05:28 EJDantas Added
20-Apr-2011 13:42 Anon. Updated [Source]
20-Apr-2011 23:59 eamond Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Total occupants, Source]

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