Air France Shipment of Gold 44 Kilos Short

Inside job suspected


A shipment of gold on an Air France flight from Paris to Zurich last week arrived 44 kilos lighter than when it was registered at Charles de Gaulle airport, TV stations TF1 and LCI reported Tuesday.

The gold bars, worth around 1.6 million euros, was part of a 300kg shipment handled by the Brink's secure transportation company last Thursday.