Explosion on a Beijing-Paris flight

An explosion occurred onboard a Boeing777 flying from Beijing to Paris

According to journalists, the plane belongs to the Air France airline. After the incident, the plane returned to the airport of departure. According to preliminary information, no one was hurt. The Beijing Daily notes that the explosion occurred in the rear of the cabin. After that, black smoke appeared in the cabin.

The airline has not yet commented on the incident, noting only that the passengers will soon be taken to Paris.

The circumstances of the incident are being clarified by experts.