Hop! AT72 at Paris on Mar 23rd 2017, fuel metering problem

Last Update: March 26, 2017 / 06:28:54 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Mar 23, 2017

Classification
Incident

Airline
Hop!

Flight number
AF-7478

Destination
Quimper, France

Aircraft Registration
F-HOPZ

Aircraft Type
ATR ATR-72-200

ICAO Type Designator
AT72

A Hop! Avions de Transport Regional ATR-72-212A on behalf of Air France, registration F-HOPZ performing flight AF-7478 from Paris Orly to Quimper (France) with 60 passengers and 4 crew, was climbing out of Orly's runway 24 when the crew decided to stop the climb at 7000 feet reporting a fuel metering issue and returned to Orly for a safe landing on runway 26 about 30 minutes after departure.

The occurrence aircraft remained on the ground for 22 hours before resuming service.
Aircraft Registration Data New!
Registration mark
F-HOPZ
Country of Registration
France
Manufacturer
ATR - GIE AVIONS DE TRANSPORT REGIONAL
Aircraft Model / Type
ATR 72-212A
ICAO Aircraft Type
AT72
Serial Number
Engine Count
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Mar 23, 2017

Classification
Incident

Airline
Hop!

Flight number
AF-7478

Destination
Quimper, France

Aircraft Registration
F-HOPZ

Aircraft Type
ATR ATR-72-200

ICAO Type Designator
AT72

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