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2018-01-03 Deadly storm blasts across Europe, killing three Basque
2. 2017-09-03 Lightning strikes hurt 15 people at French music festival Azerailles, France
D. 2017-07-28 Body parts found in Alps may be linked to long-ago Air India crashes Mont Blanc, Southern France
E. 2017-04-10 Huge fire guts Grande-Synthe Dunkirk camp Grande-Synthe, Dunkirk, France
F. 2017-04-01 18 injured in accidental blast at French carnival Villepinte, Paris
G. 2017-03-07 Rhinoceros shot, killed for horn at French zoo
H. 2016-09-08 French Alps cable cars rescue due to resume Mont Blanc, Southern France
8. 2016-08-18 France rail crash: Dozens hurt as train hits tree in hailstorm Saint-Aunes, Herault, Southern France

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Deadly storm blasts across Europe, killing three  Basque: Winter storms are sweeping across western Europe, causing three deaths and widespread disruption Huge fire guts Grande-Synthe Dunkirk camp Rhinoceros shot, killed for horn at French zoo. Paris French Alps cable cars rescue due to resume. Southern France 13 dead, 6 injured as fire hits bar in French city Louvre to close as Seine rises further Map of Louvre Paris France  Paris: The world's most visited museum, the Louvre in Paris, is to close on Friday amid worsening flooding caused by days of torrential rain EgyptAir Flight MS804 from Paris to Cairo 'disappears from radar' Map of Cairo
Jan. 3  


year 2017 Top ^

Sep.3  Lightning strikes hurt 15 people at French music festival
Jul.28  Body parts found in Alps may be linked to long-ago Air India crashes
Apr.29  Shark mauls trained shark-spotter bodyboarding off French island
Apr.10
Apr.1  18 injured in accidental blast at French carnival
Mar.7


year 2016 Top ^

Sep.8
Aug.18  France rail crash: Dozens hurt as train hits tree in hailstorm
Aug.10  Wildfires in southern France threaten Marseille
Aug.5
Jul.23  Cheltenham school pupils injured in France coach crash
Jun.27  EgyptAir crash: Flight data recorder repaired
Jun.4  Seine level starts dropping after 30-year high
Jun.2  Paris floodwaters set to peak as more rain forecast
Jun.1  Five dead as waters rise in Germany and France
May.28  11 hit by lightning in a Paris park, many at child's party
May.18  
  56 passengers, 7 crew members and 3 security personnel on board Flight MS804. The Airbus A320 was flying at 11,300m when it went missing
Mar.24  France minibus-truck crash in Allier kills 12 Feb.1  Rescuers tow capsized cargo ship before it hits French coast Jan.31  Experts in last attempt to salvage drifting ship off France Jan.26  Rock slide kills one at nuclear waste site Jan.19  Paris Ritz: Fire under control at world-famous hotel Jan.17 France drug trial: Brain-dead man dies in hospital Jan.15  France clinical trial: 90 given drug, one man brain-dead

year 2015 Top ^

Nov.14   10 dead as French TGV high-speed train derails in east   A high-speed TGV train has derailed near the eastern French city of Strasbourg, killing at least seven people on a new Paris-Strasbourg line Oct.23 France bus crash: 43 Pensioners killed in truck collision
. Southern France Oct.4  France floods: 16 dead on Riviera after storms Aug.5   MH370: Reunion debris is from missing plane, says Najib    Malaysia: Part of the aircraft wing found on Reunion Island is from the missing MH370 plane, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has confirmed Aug.1 Suspected Flight 370 wing flap arrives at French facility. Southern France Jul.31  MH370 search: Plane debris arrives in Paris Jul.30  MH370 search: Reunion debris to be tested in France Jun.11 Germanwings crash: French prosecutors open new probe. Southern France May.31  John Kerry breaks leg in bicycle crash in France May.6 Co-pilot Lubitz 'practised rapid descent' Apr.4 Investigators finished at Germanwings Flight 9525 crash site. Southern France Mar.26   Germanwings co-pilot 'wanted to destroy plane'  Southern France: The co-pilot of the Germanwings flight that crashed in the French Alps, named as Andreas Lubitz, appeared to want to 'destroy the plane' Mar.25  Germanwings: Victims' families to visit site Pilot was locked out of cockpit moments before plane crashed. Southern France Mar.24 Searchers recover ‘black box’ after jet crashes in French Alps. Southern France     Germanwings airliner 4U 9525 crashes in French Alps Map of Digne France
  Southern France: Airbus A320 airliner has crashed in the French Alps. The flight 4U 9525 had been en route from Barcelona to Duesseldorf with 144 passengers and 6 crew
 No one is expected to have survived. The plane crashed after an 8-minute descent. The passengers included a German school class on its way back from an exchange trip
Mar.9 French Olympic medalists filming reality show among 10 dead    Argentina: Two Olympic athletes who competed and won medals for France were among ten people killed Monday when two helicopters crashed in a remote are... Jan.26  Greek fighter jet crashes in Spain killing 10 people Jan.17 Lorry fire closes Channel Tunnel. England

year 2014 Top ^

Nov.27  Hollande to visit Ebola-hit Guinea Nov.13 Young tiger prowling near Disneyland Paris
Oct.20 Total oil company CEO dies in Moscow plane crash   The CEO of French oil giant Total SA Christophe de Margerie was killed when his corporate jet collided with a snow removal machine at Vnukovo... Jul.27 Nibali seals Tour de France win. Paris Jul.25  'No survivors' in Air Algerie crash Jul.17  Two trains collide in French city, leaving 25 injured Mar.23 French satellite images show possible debris from missing flight. Malaysia Feb.8  Rock strike kills two on Alps train

year 2013 Top ^

Dec.21  French chateau sale ends in tragedy Oct.29 Clean-up in Europe after storm
. England Oct.28     Hurricane-force winds batter northern Europe Map of Kent United Kingdom
  England: A major Atlantic storm packing hurricane-force winds pummeled England, France, Belgium and the Netherlands, knocking out power to 220,000 homes
Jul.13  Train crash shadow over Bastille Day  Mechanical error eyed in French train crash Jul.12  French rescuers search for train survivors   At least 6 dead in train derailment near Paris   22 more injured in a train derailment on Friday just south of Paris. Hollande arrived at the scene while rescue operations were under way. May.21   Man kills himself in front of tourists at Notre Dame Cathedral  Paris: Dominique Venner, 78, a right-wing historian and author killed himself inside the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris in front of horrified touris...

year 2012 Top ^

Nov.29  Continental cleared over Concorde crash Jul.5   Pilots blamed for Air France disaster   Paris: A series of errors by pilots and a failure to react effectively to technical problems led to the crash of Flight 447, Bureau of Investigation... Mar.19  5 dead in avalanche in Norway Mar.5  Power fault brings Eurostar chaos

year 2011 Top ^

Sep.12  Explosion reported at French nuclear site Jun.26  6 bodies found in French Alps May.27 Air France crash pilots lost speed data
. Paris May.1  Air France crash 'memory unit' recovered Apr.27  Air France flight recorder found Apr.12  Air France crash jet's tail found

year 2010 Top ^

Dec.25  Conditions improve at European airports Dec.24  Paris cancels half of flights Dec.7  French Haiti cholera report 'inconclusive' Oct.30  Antarctic copter crash kills four French May.6  Searchers zero in on Air France wreckage Feb.28  France declares storms 'national disaster'   Storm batters Europe, at least 51 dead  A winter storm named 'Xynthia' battered the western coast of Europe, its high winds downing trees and power lines

year 2009 Top ^

Dec.12  France to resume 'black box' hunt Aug.2  Scientists find new strain of HIV Jul.2  Air France jet 'broke on impact' Jul.1  Teen plane survivor recovers in hospital  France reverses 'black box' claim Jun.30  France 'banned Yemen crash plane' Jun.26  Search ends for Air France dead Jun.21  Atlantic crash bodies identified Jun.11  Air France CEO disputes crash theory Jun.10  Air crash bodies heading to DNA lab Jun.9  41 bodies recovered from Air France crash  Air France bodies returned to land Jun.8 Air France tail section recovered
. Northeastern Brazil Jun.7 Bodies found from missing Air France plane. Northeastern Brazil Jun.6  Air France replaces speed sensors  Missing plane sent 24 error messages Jun.4  Debris found not from Air France plane Jun.3  Plane's recorders may never be found Jun.2  Plane searchers spot ocean debris Jun.1  Atlantic searched for lost plane   Air France plane crashed Map of Northeastern Brazil
  Northeastern Brazil: The Airbus A330-200 with 228 people aboard reported electrical problems in stormy weather before it lost contact.    The plane sent an automatic message signaling a...
Feb.16 British, French nuclear submarines collide. United Kingdom

year 2008 Top ^

Sep.11 Fire breaks out in channel tunnel


year 2007 Top ^

Jul.22 Bus crash kills 26 Polish pilgrims
. Alps Feb.1   Warming 'very likely' human-made  Paris: Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change: Climatic changes seen around the world are very likely to have a human cause

year 2006 Top ^

Nov.4  Power cuts strike western Europe

year 2005 Top ^

Aug.29  Immigrants die in new fire Aug.25     Apartment fire kills 16  Paris: A massive fire has swept through a 7-story building shortly after midnight Aug.16     160 believed dead in jet crash
Map of Zulia Venezuela   Venezuela: The Colombian MD-82 aircraft carrying 160 people crashed in a remote area of western Venezuela Jun.4  Rescuers fight Alpine tunnel fire Apr.14 Many killed in hotel fire. Paris

year 2004 Top ^

Nov.10 Foreigners flee Ivory Coast
May.23   Deadly airport roof collapse  Paris: At least 5 people were killed when a massive section of a vaulted ceiling collapsed at a new passenger terminal Jan.2 Airliner crashes into Red Sea. Egypt

year 2003 Top ^

Aug.14     10,000 dead in heat wave
  Paris morgues are full and air conditioned tents have been set up to hold bodies.    Officials blame the high death toll on the length of the heat wave and that Parisian buildings typically lack air conditioning. In 'Plan Blan...
Jul.22  Fire forces Eiffel Tower closure

year 2002 Top ^

Dec.11  Europe's super rocket explodes Oct.6 French tanker explodes
. Yemen

year 2001 Top ^

Sep.21  Factory blast kills 17

year 2000 Top ^

Jul.25     Concorde crash kills 113
  Paris: Fuel tanks were ruptured by bursting tyres on 6 separate occasions before the fatal accident
before year 2000
Mar. 3, 1974   Turkish Airlines Flight 981 disaster
Map of Ermenonville Forest Oise France  A McDonnell Douglas DC-10 crashed outside Paris, killing all 346 people on board. The crash was caused when an improperly secured cargo door Dec. 12, 1917 Saint-Michel-de-Maurienne derailment
Map of Saint-Michel-de-Maurienne France  Southern France: a railway accident involving a troop train carrying at least 1,000 French soldiers on their way home for leave from the Italian front


Huge fire guts Grande-Synthe Dunkirk camp 13 dead, 6 injured as fire hits bar in French city Lorry fire closes Channel Tunnel. England Fire breaks out in channel tunnel   Apartment fire kills 16  Paris: A massive fire has swept through a 7-story building shortly after midnight Many killed in hotel fire. Paris France bus crash: 43 Pensioners killed in truck collision. Southern France Bus crash kills 26 Polish pilgrims. Alps France drug trial: Brain-dead man dies in hospital Nibali seals Tour de France win. Paris British, French nuclear submarines collide. United Kingdom French tanker explodes. Yemen Deadly storm blasts across Europe, killing three   Basque: Winter storms are sweeping across western Europe, causing three deaths and widespread disruption Clean-up in Europe after storm. England   Hurricane-force winds batter northern Europe Map of Kent United Kingdom




France, Disasters Fire Timeline ... See World Fire timeline Top ^
2017
Apr.10
2016
Aug.10  Wildfires in southern France threaten Marseille
Aug.5
Jan.19  Paris Ritz: Fire under control at world-famous hotel
2015
Jan.17
2008
Sep.11
2005
Aug.29  Immigrants die in new fire
Aug.25
Jun.4  Rescuers fight Alpine tunnel fire
Apr.14
2003
Jul.22  Fire forces Eiffel Tower closure




France, Disasters Highway Disaster Timeline ... See World Highway Disaster timeline Top ^
2016
Jul.23  Cheltenham school pupils injured in France coach crash
Mar.24  France minibus-truck crash in Allier kills 12
2015
Oct.23
May.31  John Kerry breaks leg in bicycle crash in France
2007
Jul.22




France, Disasters Health Disaster Timeline ... See World Health Disaster timeline Top ^
2016
Jan.17
Jan.15  France clinical trial: 90 given drug, one man brain-dead
2014
Nov.27  Hollande to visit Ebola-hit Guinea
2010
Dec.7  French Haiti cholera report 'inconclusive'




France, Disasters Sea Disaster Timeline ... See World Sea Disaster timeline Top ^
2016
Feb.1  Rescuers tow capsized cargo ship before it hits French coast
Jan.31  Experts in last attempt to salvage drifting ship off France
2014
Jul.27
2009
Feb.16
2002
Oct.6




France, Disasters Power Outage Timeline ... See World Power Outage timeline Top ^
2012
Mar.5  Power fault brings Eurostar chaos
2006
Nov.4  Power cuts strike western Europe




France, Disasters Weather Related Timeline ... See World Weather Related timeline Top ^
2018
Jan. 3
2017
Sep.3  Lightning strikes hurt 15 people at French music festival
2016
May.28  11 hit by lightning in a Paris park, many at child's party
2013
Oct.29
Oct.28
  England: A major Atlantic storm packing hurricane-force winds pummeled England, France, Belgium and the Netherlands, knocking out power to 220,000 homes
2010 Dec.25  Conditions improve at European airports Dec.24  Paris cancels half of flights Feb.28  France declares storms 'national disaster' Feb.28 Storm batters Europe, at least 51 dead  A winter storm named 'Xynthia' battered the western coast of Europe, its high winds downing trees and power lines 2003 Aug.14   10,000 dead in heat wave
  Paris morgues are full and air conditioned tents have been set up to hold bodies.    Officials blame the high death toll on the length of the heat wave and that Parisian buildings typically lack air conditioning. In 'Plan Blan...




France, Disasters AIDS Timeline ... See World AIDS timeline Top ^
2009 Aug.2  Scientists find new strain of HIV



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2016 Jan.26  Rock slide kills one at nuclear waste site



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2016 Jun.4  Seine level starts dropping after 30-year high Jun.2  Paris floodwaters set to peak as more rain forecast Jun.2 Louvre to close as Seine rises further Map of Louvre Paris France  Paris: The world's most visited museum, the Louvre in Paris, is to close on Friday amid worsening flooding caused by days of torrential rain Jun.1  Five dead as waters rise in Germany and France 2015 Oct.4  France floods: 16 dead on Riviera after storms



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2017 Jul.28  Body parts found in Alps may be linked to long-ago Air India crashes 2016 Jun.27  EgyptAir crash: Flight data recorder repaired May.18 EgyptAir Flight MS804 from Paris to Cairo 'disappears from radar'
Map of Cairo
  56 passengers, 7 crew members and 3 security personnel on board Flight MS804. The Airbus A320 was flying at 11,300m when it went missing
2015 Aug.5   MH370: Reunion debris is from missing plane, says Najib    Malaysia: Part of the aircraft wing found on Reunion Island is from the missing MH370 plane, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has confirmed Aug.1 Suspected Flight 370 wing flap arrives at French facility. Southern France Jul.31  MH370 search: Plane debris arrives in Paris Jul.30  MH370 search: Reunion debris to be tested in France Jun.11 Germanwings crash: French prosecutors open new probe. Southern France May.6 Co-pilot Lubitz 'practised rapid descent' Apr.4 Investigators finished at Germanwings Flight 9525 crash site. Southern France Mar.25  Germanwings: Victims' families to visit site Mar.25 Pilot was locked out of cockpit moments before plane crashed. Southern France Mar.24 Searchers recover ‘black box’ after jet crashes in French Alps. Southern France Mar.24   Germanwings airliner 4U 9525 crashes in French Alps Map of Digne France
  Southern France: Airbus A320 airliner has crashed in the French Alps. The flight 4U 9525 had been en route from Barcelona to Duesseldorf with 144 passengers and 6 crew
 No one is expected to have survived. The plane crashed after an 8-minute descent. The passengers included a German school class on its way back from an exchange trip
Mar.9 French Olympic medalists filming reality show among 10 dead    Argentina: Two Olympic athletes who competed and won medals for France were among ten people killed Monday when two helicopters crashed in a remote are... Jan.26  Greek fighter jet crashes in Spain killing 10 people 2014 Oct.20 Total oil company CEO dies in Moscow plane crash   The CEO of French oil giant Total SA Christophe de Margerie was killed when his corporate jet collided with a snow removal machine at Vnukovo... Jul.25  'No survivors' in Air Algerie crash Mar.23 French satellite images show possible debris from missing flight. Malaysia 2013 Dec.21  French chateau sale ends in tragedy 2012 Nov.29  Continental cleared over Concorde crash Jul.5 Pilots blamed for Air France disaster   Paris: A series of errors by pilots and a failure to react effectively to technical problems led to the crash of Flight 447, Bureau of Investigation... 2011 May.27 Air France crash pilots lost speed data. Paris May.1  Air France crash 'memory unit' recovered Apr.27  Air France flight recorder found Apr.12  Air France crash jet's tail found 2010 Oct.30  Antarctic copter crash kills four French May.6  Searchers zero in on Air France wreckage 2009 Dec.12  France to resume 'black box' hunt Jul.2  Air France jet 'broke on impact' Jul.1  Teen plane survivor recovers in hospital Jul.1  France reverses 'black box' claim Jun.30  France 'banned Yemen crash plane' Jun.26  Search ends for Air France dead Jun.21  Atlantic crash bodies identified Jun.11  Air France CEO disputes crash theory Jun.10  Air crash bodies heading to DNA lab Jun.9  41 bodies recovered from Air France crash Jun.9  Air France bodies returned to land Jun.8 Air France tail section recovered. Northeastern Brazil Jun.7 Bodies found from missing Air France plane. Northeastern Brazil Jun.6  Air France replaces speed sensors Jun.6  Missing plane sent 24 error messages Jun.4  Debris found not from Air France plane Jun.3  Plane's recorders may never be found Jun.2  Plane searchers spot ocean debris Jun.1  Atlantic searched for lost plane Jun.1 Air France plane crashed Map of Northeastern Brazil
  Northeastern Brazil: The Airbus A330-200 with 228 people aboard reported electrical problems in stormy weather before it lost contact.    The plane sent an automatic message signaling a...
2005 Aug.16   160 believed dead in jet crash Map of Zulia Venezuela   Venezuela: The Colombian MD-82 aircraft carrying 160 people crashed in a remote area of western Venezuela 2004 Jan.2 Airliner crashes into Red Sea. Egypt 2000 Jul.25   Concorde crash kills 113   Paris: Fuel tanks were ruptured by bursting tyres on 6 separate occasions before the fatal accident 1974 Mar. 3, 1974 Turkish Airlines Flight 981 disaster Map of Ermenonville Forest Oise France  A McDonnell Douglas DC-10 crashed outside Paris, killing all 346 people on board. The crash was caused when an improperly secured cargo door



France, Disasters Animal Accident Timeline ... See World Animal Accident timeline Top ^
2017 Apr.29  Shark mauls trained shark-spotter bodyboarding off French island Mar.7 Rhinoceros shot, killed for horn at French zoo
. Paris 2014 Nov.13 Young tiger prowling near Disneyland Paris



France, Disasters Environmental Timeline ... See World Environmental timeline Top ^
2007 Feb.1 Warming 'very likely' human-made  Paris: Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change: Climatic changes seen around the world are very likely to have a human cause



France, Disasters Structure Collapse Timeline ... See World Structure Collapse timeline Top ^
2004 May.23 Deadly airport roof collapse  Paris: At least 5 people were killed when a massive section of a vaulted ceiling collapsed at a new passenger terminal



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2012 Mar.19  5 dead in avalanche in Norway 2011 Jun.26  6 bodies found in French Alps



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2015 Mar.26   Germanwings co-pilot 'wanted to destroy plane'  Southern France: The co-pilot of the Germanwings flight that crashed in the French Alps, named as Andreas Lubitz, appeared to want to 'destroy the plane' 2013 May.21 Man kills himself in front of tourists at Notre Dame Cathedral  Paris: Dominique Venner, 78, a right-wing historian and author killed himself inside the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris in front of horrified touris...



France, Disasters Refugees Timeline ... See World Refugees timeline Top ^
2004 Nov.10 Foreigners flee Ivory Coast




France, Disasters Railroad Disasters Timeline ... See World Railroad Disasters timeline Top ^
2016 Aug.18  France rail crash: Dozens hurt as train hits tree in hailstorm 2015 Nov.14 10 dead as French TGV high-speed train derails in east   A high-speed TGV train has derailed near the eastern French city of Strasbourg, killing at least seven people on a new Paris-Strasbourg line 2014 Jul.17  Two trains collide in French city, leaving 25 injured Feb.8  Rock strike kills two on Alps train 2013 Jul.13  Train crash shadow over Bastille Day Jul.13  Mechanical error eyed in French train crash Jul.12  French rescuers search for train survivors Jul.12 At least 6 dead in train derailment near Paris   22 more injured in a train derailment on Friday just south of Paris. Hollande arrived at the scene while rescue operations were under way. 1917 Dec. 12, 1917 Saint-Michel-de-Maurienne derailment Map of Saint-Michel-de-Maurienne France  Southern France: a railway accident involving a troop train carrying at least 1,000 French soldiers on their way home for leave from the Italian front



France, Disasters Rescue Timeline ... See World Rescue timeline Top ^
2016 Sep.8 French Alps cable cars rescue due to resume
. Southern France



France, Disasters Space Disaster Timeline ... See World Space Disaster timeline Top ^
2002 Dec.11  Europe's super rocket explodes



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2017 Apr.1  18 injured in accidental blast at French carnival 2011 Sep.12  Explosion reported at French nuclear site 2001 Sep.21  Factory blast kills 17