Officials Probe Air France A340’s Abnormal Takeoffs

Credit: Guillaume Normand
LYON, France—Over a four-week period, an Air France-operated Airbus A340-300 had two abnormal takeoffs from Bogota’s El Dorado International Airport. The length of runway the aircraft used was well above standards. The French Bureau of Enquiry and Analysis for Civil Aviation Safety (BEA) has...

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