Keyword: Atlantic

Air France passengers describe how engine disintegrated over Atlantic

Passengers on the Paris to Los Angeles say they heard a thud and vibrations rattled through the cabin as the A380 plane lost altitude.

Replica of French frigate that aided US Independence set for maiden voyage

Hermione, a replica of the ship that took General Lafayette to America to rally rebels fighting British troops, takes to the waves on Sunday.

Pilot error and faulty equipment caused 2009 Air France crash, investigators say

A combination of mistakes by inadequately trained pilots and faulty equipment caused an Air France jet to plunge into the Atlantic in 2009.

2009 Air France Rio-Paris crash report released in English

The English translation of the latest report about the crash of Air France Flight 447 was released on Thursday, paints picture of a confused cockpit.