On Sept.12 1993, Air France B747-400 F-GITA suffered a thrust reverse problem when landing, early in the morning at Papeete-PPT (Tahiti, French Polynesia ) ending flight AF070 CDG
The Aircraft skided off the runway and finished the nose in the lagoon.
The aircraft was repaired and joined back the AF
fleet. Since then, the plane is called "GITANIC" by the crews...