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Hull-loss description
Last updated: 13 December 2017
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Date:Monday 28 December 1936
Type:Short S.8 Calcutta
Operator:Imperial Airways
Registration: G-EBVG
C/n / msn: S.712
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Mirabellou Gulf, Crete (   Greece)
Phase: Standing (STD)
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Destination airport:-
Narrative:
During a night stop in Mirabellou Gulf, Crete, Greece, the hydroplane sustained damage to the fuselage and engines due to a storm and rough seas.

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Sources:
» Athenian newspaper "Vradini", 28-Dec-1936, pg 8


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