Volotea Airbus A319 damaged as storms hits France’s Corsica

The violent storm at France’s Corsica on 18 August has damaged a Volotea Airbus A319 (registered EC-MUX). Gusts of more than 130 km/h were recorded, moving around ground equipment like a leaf. 

The airline was forced to send a replacement Airbus A320 (registered EC-NQM) from Olbia, Italy to Ajaccio to perform a flight to Lille, France.

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Bart has been working in the Belgian aviation industry since 1996. In 2021, he became a voluntary firefighter/EMT. He is spending his free time with his rugrats, girlfriend, family and friends. He loves to travel, wines and dines and supports his favourite football squad KV Mechelen. He is an Ironman 70.3 finisher and dreams of completing a full distance.

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