Accident Fokker F.IX PH-AFK,
ASN logo

Date:Tuesday 4 August 1931
Type:Silhouette image of generic fix model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Fokker F.IX
Owner/operator:KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
Registration: PH-AFK
MSN: 5241
Year of manufacture:1930
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 15
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Rotterdam-Waalhaven Airport -   Netherlands
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Rotterdam-Waalhaven Airport
Destination airport:Amsterdam-Schiphol Municipal Airport (AMS/EHAM)
Left engine failed on takeoff; hit light tower in attempt to return to the airport; left wing cut off.
The airplane operated on a flight from London to Amsterdam via Rotterdam.

Opsomming van de bekende ongevallen en incidenten in 1931 / H. Dekker


Revision history:


The Aviation Safety Network is an exclusive service provided by:
Quick Links:

CONNECT WITH US: FSF on social media FSF Facebook FSF Twitter FSF Youtube FSF LinkedIn FSF Instagram

©2024 Flight Safety Foundation

1920 Ballenger Av, 4th Fl.
Alexandria, Virginia 22314