A airplane that was headed to Los Angeles International Airport from France made an emergency touchdown in Newfoundland after experiencing engine harm, officers mentioned Saturday.
The Air France flight diverted to Goose Bay airport, the place there may be additionally a Canadian Forces Base, in accordance to the airline.
One of the airplane’s 4 engines had “serious damage,” however no additional particulars concerning the damages had been launched.
The airplane landed safely about three:40 p.m. native time and passengers had been being helped by officers on the scene.
“The regularly trained pilots and cabin crew handled this serious incident perfectly,” Air France officers mentioned in an announcement.
The airline is working to reroute the passengers to Los Angeles and elsewhere.