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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 26961
Last updated: 19 April 2015
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Date:29-JAN-1934
Time:
Type:Savoia-Marchetti S-71
Owner/operator:Ala Littoria
Registration: I-ABIV
C/n / msn: 7107
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:off Fortaleza, CE -   Brazil
Phase: En route
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:Rome
Destination airport:Buenos Aires
Narrative:
While approaching Brazilian coast, crew encountered technical problems and elected to make an emergency landing on a beach near Fortaleza. The aircraft hit a rock and came to rest upside down. While both pilots were injured, the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.

Sources:
http://www.baaa-acro.com/1934/archives/crash-of-a-savoia-s-71-in-brazil/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
14-Oct-2010 04:35 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Phase, Damage, Narrative]
30-Dec-2013 17:33 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
18-Apr-2015 19:41 junior sjc Updated [Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
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