Remarks: The best shot of this remembered bird in my collection. This one was destroyed by fire after skidding of the runway @ YYZ. For once, I shot a clean looking Air France only to learn about her sad fate in my hometown later that year. Despite it all, she is lovely!.
Remarks: No one suspected that this Airbus A340-300 (F-GLZQ) was going to crash two months after that pic was taken...
August 2, 2005 in TorontoAugust 2, 2005 in Toronto this Airbus A340 (F-GLZQ) with 297 passengers and 12 crew members, caught fire after a rough landing during a stor at Toronto-Pearson airport. No one lost his life and only 14 people were slightly wounded.
Remarks: About to land at SXM is this Air France A340, F-GLZQ, which was completely destroyed in a crash (with no fatalities) at YYZ (Toronto) in August, 2005. Note the island of Saba in the background, about 20 miles (12 km) away.