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Last updated: 10 July 2020
Fecha:martes 15 septiembre 1936
Tipo:de Havilland DH.86A Express
Operador:British Airways Ltd.
Registración: G-ADYF
Numéro de série: 2347
Año de Construcción:
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 3 / Ocupantes: 4
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 3 / Ocupantes: 4
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:London-Gatwick Airport (LGW) (   Reino Unido)
Fase: Ascenso Inicial (ICL)
Aeropuerto de Salida:London-Gatwick Airport (LGW/EGKK), Reino Unido
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Hamburg-Fuhlsbüttel Airport (HAM/EDDH), Alemania
The de Havilland DH.86A Express, operating a mail flight to Germany, crashed shortly after takeoff. It turned through 180 degrees, lost height, and hit a tree.

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Distance from London-Gatwick Airport to Hamburg-Fuhlsbüttel Airport as the crow flies is 738 km (461 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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