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Report: Slow rotation technique caused abnormally long takeoff roll of A340-300 at Bogota
15 July 2019

Report: Slow rotation technique caused abnormally long takeoff roll of A340-300 at Bogota

15 July 2019

BEA France concluded that a slow rotation technique of the pilot of an Air France A340-300 at Bogota caused an abnormally long takeoff roll with the aircraft crossing the threshold at 6 feet.

Report: Boeing 777-F take-off with insufficient engine thrust

22 December 2018

BEA France reported on a Boeing 777-F that took off with insufficient engine thrust after the crew based performance calculation on a mass 100 tonnes lower than the actual weight of the aircraft.

FAA issues AD for certain Engine Alliance GP7000 engines after A380 uncontained engine failure

22 June 2018

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) issued a new airworthiness directive (AD) for certain Engine Alliance  GP7270, GP7272, and GP7277 turbofan engines in the wake of the uncontained engine failure on an Air France Airbus A380.

Air France Airbus A380 diverts to Goose Bay, Canada after engine failure

30 September 2017

An Air France Airbus A380 diverted to Goose Bay, Canada a serious engine failure.