The body of a youngster matured around 10 has been found in the undercarriage of a plane that had landed in Paris from Abidjan, sources near the examination have revealed to French media.
Air France affirmed that “the inert body of a stowaway” was found at Charles de Gaulle Airport promptly in the first part of the day.
The body was found in the well of the arrival rigging of the airplane that flew in from Ivory Coast, it said.
An examination is in progress.
“The aircraft communicates their sympathies and regrets this human catastrophe,” Air France said in a tweet, without determining the period of individual found.
The National Gendarmerie affirmed to the BBC that the body found at 06:40 neighborhood time (05:40 GMT) was of “African cause”.
The Air France Boeing 777 had taken off from Abidjan, Ivory Coast’s fundamental city, on Tuesday evening.
An Ivorian security source told the AFP news organization: “Beside the human dramatization, this shows a significant falling flat of security at Abidjan air terminal.”