Date & Time: Nov 15, 2007 at 1700 LT
Type of aircraft:
Airbus A340-600
Operator:
Registration:
F-WWCJ
Flight Phase:
Parking
Flight Type:
Test
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Toulouse-Toulouse
MSN:
0856
YOM:
2007
Country:
France
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
10
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Aircraft flight hours:
24
Circumstances:
The crew consisted of pilots and engineers who were testing engines. During run up, the aircraft run into a blast fence and came to rest near a hangar. The front part of the aircraft (cockpit) was totally destroyed and all occupants were injured. All three pilots were seriously injured. The aircraft was damaged beyond repair. It has to be delivered to Etihad Airways with registration A6-EHG.