False glide slope interception (Air France, A340, Paris CDG)

On 13 March 2012, an Airbus A340-300 on a scheduled passenger flight from Bamako, Mali to Paris CDG, with LVP in force due to fog, continued a night Category 3 ILS approach to r unway 08R in IMC beyond the point where there was any possibility of a landing before initiating a go around after which a second approach to the same runway was completed uneventfully….

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