An Air France Boeing 777-200 passenger jet aircraft made an emergency landing at Prestwick Airport in West Scotland after 'the smell of burning' was detected whilst in flight, reports BBC Scotland.
The airline said The plane made a normal approach and landing arriving at 13:20
Air France sent a replacement aircraft to Scotland to fly the passengers back to Charles de Gaulle Airport on Saturday.
A statement, released in Paris stated: "Air France confirms that flight AF374 operating from Paris CDG to Vancouver on 15 July, 2017, was diverted to Glasgow Prestwick where it landed normally. "Following the appearance of a slight smell of burning on board, the cabin crew, trained for this kind of situation, took the necessary precaution and diverted to the closest airport."
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