The AF865 flight from Chad’s capital N’Djamena landed at Charles de Gaulle airport after it was “escorted by a French Air Power fighter airplane” because of the “nameless menace,” Air France stated.
A number of hours after the incident, the French Inside Miniser Gerald Darmanin stated that fears an explosive system may be onboard proved to be false. No such system was discovered.
Darmanin additionally stated a disaster committee with representatives from throughout totally different ministries had been convened and ended.
The French authorities stated in an announcement that the airplane landed “with out incident” at 4:01pm native time (10:01 a.m. ET) and was “remoted” and “taken over by authorities.”
Passengers have been evacuated and the authorities are investigating the incident, the assertion added.