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Hop plane makes emergency landing in Toulouse after black smoke seen

Christian Fernsby |
A flight from Perpignan to Paris has had to make an emergency landing in Toulouse.

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The incident was reportedly due to black smoke coming from the cockpit.

A few minutes after takeoff, the captain announced to the passengers of flight AF 7465 of the company Hop, subsidiary of Air France, that there was smoke in the cockpit.

The plane descended quickly before landing in Toulouse around 11:45.

Air France later confirmed that the crew decided to divert to Toulouse airport following the appearance of a smoke on board in accordance with procedures.

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