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Investigation Launched Into 'Serious' Airbus A380 Engine Failure -

LONDON — One of 500 passengers aboard an Airbus A380 bound for Los Angeles described Sunday the moment the superjumbo suffered a mid-flight engine explosion and was forced to land in a remote part of eastern Canada. Enrique Guillen said Air France ...and more »

Air France plane engine fails over Atlantic - BBC News

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 ...and more »

Why you shouldn't panic when an airliner loses an engine - Business Insider

Air France Airbus A380 An Air France Airbus A380 similar to the one that operated Flight 66. Flickr/Maarten Visser. Air France Flight 66 suffered uncontained engine failure on Saturday. Passengers landed safely after a diversion to an airport in Canada ...and more »

Air France flight with engine damage makes emergency landing - The Sydney Morning Herald

An Air France flight en route from Paris to Los Angeles was forced to make an emergency landing in Canada after one of its engines suffered "serious damage". Passengers reported Air France flight AF 66 was mid-flight and had just crossed the Atlantic ...and more »

Air France: Plane Headed to Los Angeles Suffered Serious Engine Damage Over Atlantic Ocean - Fortune

(BERLIN) – An Air France flight from Paris to Los Angeles made an emergency landing in eastern Canada on Saturday after one of its four engines sustained “serious damage” over the Atlantic, the airline said. Air France Flight 66, originating at Paris ...and more »

Engine Explodes on an Air France Plane, Forcing an Emergency Landing - New York Times

An Air France flight bound for Los Angeles from Paris made an emergency landing in Canada on Saturday after one of the jumbo jet's four engines exploded in midair, passengers said. Passengers aboard the double-decker Airbus A380, the world's largest ...and more »

Air France plane makes emergency landing in Goose Bay after engine blowout over Atlantic -

An Air France plane en route to Los Angeles from Paris made an emergency landing Saturday in Happy Valley-Goose Bay, N.L., after one of its engines blew out over the Atlantic Ocean. Passengers on the Airbus A380, the largest passenger plane in the ...and more »

Does Air France's Near Disaster Point To End Of World's Largest Passenger Plane? - Forbes

Michael Goldstein , Contributor I cover the travel biz: airlines, hotels, rental cars and destinations Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. An Airbus SAS A380 aircraft performs a flying display on the opening day of the 51st ...and more »

SEE IT: Engine destroyed on Air France flight from Paris to LA - New York Daily News

An engine on an Air France flight from Paris to Los Angeles was blown apart Saturday, sending airline crew and passengers into a tailspin. "We heard a big popping sound and the airplane basically dropped and it was trembling. You could definitely tell ...and more »

Wheels up: Air France passengers depart Goose Bay on two flights after hours on tarmac -

Two flights took nearly 500 Air France passengers stranded in Goose Bay on Saturday on their way to Los Angeles early Sunday morning, nearly a full day after they boarded the plane in Paris. After 23-hours on board, we are finally allowed to leave and ...and more »