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Last updated: 17 October 2017
Fecha:viernes 8 mayo 1936
Tipo:Lioré-et-Olivier H.242/1
Operador:Air France
Registración: F-ANQG
Numéro de série: 10
Año de Construcción:
Motores: 4 Gnome-Rhône 7Kd Titan Major
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 7
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:de la costa de Algerian coast (   Mar Mediterráneo)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Internacional Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Marignane-Berre Seaplane Base (LFTB), Francia
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Algiers Harbour Seaplane Base, Argelia
The flying boat named "Ville de Nice" crashed into the Mediterranean Sea and sank. All occupants were rescued by a ship.
The accident was due to an error by the mechanic, who had inadvertently closed the fuel supply.

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Distance from Marignane-Berre Seaplane Base to Algiers Harbour Seaplane Base as the crow flies is 759 km (475 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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