Paris, France - The body of a dead child was found in the landing gear of an Air France Boeing 777 after it landed at the Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport.
Air France confirmed that a body was found on flight AF 703, which arrived in Paris from Abidjan on Jan. 7.
Air France confirms that the lifeless body of a stowaway was discovered in the well of the landing gear of the aircraft performing flight AF703 connecting Abidjan (ABJ) to Paris-Charles de Gaulle on January 7, 2020,
the airline said in a statement.
The child is said to be a ten year old African boy.
Refugees often hide in a space near the landing gear of airliners. But, due to the lack of oxygen and extreme cold, the chance of survival is zero.