Early on may 23rd, a 30-metre section of the glass-and-steel roof at terminal 2e of paris charles de gaulle airport collapsed, crushing everything beneath it four people were killed more would have been had it happened at a busier time, or if policemen had not evacuated some 80 people when cracks appeared. Investigations have begun into what could have caused the collapse of a year-old architectural showpiece in charles de gaulle airport in paris so far no-one can tell if a design error, a construction error, or a foundation shift is to blame part of the roof of terminal 2e collapsed on sunday . Charles de gaulle airport was in chaos friday as more flights were cancelled and heavy snow threatened to collapse the terminal roof passengers at the airport were asked to leave a section of a major terminal for security reasons because of large amounts of snow on the roof, bernard cathelain, deputy director of the paris airport authority adp .
Roissy, france the roof of a new terminal at charles de gaulle airport, outside paris, collapsed this week, killing four people security officers evacuated scores of travelers moments before tons of steel, concrete, and glass came crashing down. The collapse of a terminal at charles de gaulle airport last year was due to structural flaws, a report says. Part of a roof of a passenger terminal at roissy-charles de gaulle international airport collapses, killing at least 6 people, may 23, 2004(xinhua/afp photo)). At least 5 people killed in roof collapse at paris' cdg airport.
Two of the four victims of the roof collapse at paris' charles de gaulle airport have been identified as chinese businesspeople. A 120-foot section of the new concrete-and-glass tube terminal at paris' charles de gaulle airport collapsed may 23, less than a year after it opened at a cost of about $900 million. The charles de gaulle airport collapse exemplifies the fact that as the roof began to collapse and the collapse of the charles de gaulle airport terminal . French police have opened a manslaughter inquiry after at least five people died when part of the roof of a new air france terminal at charles de gaulle airport, paris, collapsed. This is a list of structural failures and collapses, collapse of the terminal 2e roof, charles de gaulle airport: eindhoven airport parking garage collapse .
Collapse of terminal 2e expansion plans 2007–2012 airlines and destinations cargo airlines paris-charles de gaulle airport aéroport paris-charles-de-gaulle. The roof of a newly-built departure lounge at charles de gaulle airport collapses, killing at least five people. New cracking sounds were heard monday in the terminal at paris' charles de gaulle airport where a deadly roof collapse occurred a day earlier, and it was quickly evacuated of people working inside, an airport official said.
Paris airport will rebuild roof that collapsed with 11 landing gates at charles de gaulle airport either in place or under construction to . Around 2,000 people were evacuated from paris charles de gaulle airport because of snow on the roof of a terminal. At least five people were killed and three others injured when the roof of a newly-built walkway collapsed at charles de gaulle airport in paris, emergency services said.
Terminal 2e of the charles de gaulle international airport in paris, france under construction this and the next 7 slides show collapse of part of this huge shell-like building 30 months after construction. For the first time, structural engineers suggest possible reasons for the collapse of part of the roof at terminal 2e at charles de gaulle airport. The operator of charles de gaulle airport will be tried for manslaughter over the 2004 collapse of a terminal in which four people were killed, legal sources said friday.