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  • Picture: Truck driver killed as Air France Régional Fokker 100 hits vehicle during overrun in Pau


    <P>French investigators have opened an inquiry after a Fokker 100 operated by Air France subsidiary <A href="http://www.regional.com/" target=_blank>Régional&nbsp;Compagnie Aérienne Européenne</A> overshot the runway during take-off at <A href="http://www.pau.aeroport.fr/" target=_blank>Pau&nbsp;Béarn airport </A>yesterday, hitting a works vehicle on a nearby road and killing its driver.</P> <P>Air France says none of the flight’s 50 passengers and four crew members was hurt in the accident (pictured below).</P> <P><BR> <TABLE style="WIDTH: 445px" cellSpacing=0 cellPadding=0 align=center border=0> <TBODY> <TR> <TH><IMG style="WIDTH: 445px; HEIGHT: 297px" alt="" src="../assets/getAsset.aspx?ItemID=16240" border=0>&nbsp;</TH></TR> <TR> <TD> <P align=right>&nbsp;<SUP>© AP/Empics</SUP></P></TD></TR></TBODY></TABLE><BR>Flight AF7775 was flying the scheduled Paris Charles de Gaulle route from Pau in southwest France. The aircraft bears the registration F-GMPG and, according to <EM>


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  • Veolia Transport wins Carcassonne and Perpignan concessions

    News | 27 Apr 2011 14:29 | Stuart Todd

    <p>Veolia Transport has been appointed to manage Carcassonne and Perpignan airports in southwest France, which are majority-owned by the Languedoc-Roussillon...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Veolia-Transport-wins-Carcassonne-and-Perpignan-concessions-356050/
  • ADP mulls sale of Alyzia ground handling unit

    News | 27 Apr 2011 14:07 | Stuart Todd

    <p>French airports operator Aéroports de Paris (ADP) is mulling the sale of its ground handling and security services arm, Alyzia.</p><p>In a statement, ADP...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ADP-mulls-sale-of-Alyzia-ground-handling-unit-356047/
  • Air Corsica eyes expansion beyond public service remit

    News | 22 Mar 2011 13:55 | Stuart Todd

    <p>Air Corsica, formerly CCM, is eyeing the launch of further routes outside its public service remit following the recent introduction of a Marseille-Venice...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-Corsica-eyes-expansion-beyond-public-service-remit-354623/
  • France to open capital of major regional airports this spring

    News | 16 Mar 2011 10:39 | Stuart Todd

    <p>France's Government could this spring begin implementing plans to open up the capital of four state-controlled regional airports.</p><p>The airports in question...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/France-to-open-capital-of-major-regional-airports-this-spring-354412/
  • Figeac Aéro embarks on €40m expansion programme

    News | 03 Mar 2011 12:43 | Stuart Todd

    <p>French engine parts and subassemblies manufacturer Figeac Aéro has embarked on a five-year, €40 million ($55.5 million) plant construction programme which...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Figeac-Aro-embarks-on-40m-expansion-programme-353885/
  • Figeac Aéro puts Tunisian production plans on hold

    News | 03 Mar 2011 12:36 | Stuart Todd

    <p>French engine parts and subassemblies manufacturer Figeac Aéro has postponed the opening of its new production facility in Tunisia as a result of the civil...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Figeac-Aro-puts-Tunisian-production-plans-on-hold-353884/