Vliegtuigongeval op 13 JAN 1939 met Fokker F.XVIII VQ-PAF - Lydda Airport (TLV)
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Datum:vrijdag 13 januari 1939
Type:Fokker F.XVIII
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Commercial Aviation Company
Registratie: VQ-PAF
Constructienummer: 5310
Bouwjaar: 1932
Motoren: 3 Pratt & Whitney R-1340 Wasp C
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 2
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 2
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Lydda Airport (TLV) (   Israël)
Fase: Landing (LDG)
Soort vlucht:Demonstratie
Vliegveld van vertrek:Lydda Airport (TLV/LLBG), Israël
Vliegveld van aankomst:Lydda Airport (TLV/LLBG), Israël
Aircraft took off for a flight around the airport to celebrate the inauguration of the "Commercial Aviation Company Ltd.", a company that was established by Haim Leibovitz and his pilot partner Dushinsky, to fly fresh fish from Aqaba to Tel Aviv via Lydda airport.
While landing, the pilot lost control and the aircraft veered off the runway into the mud.

» De Nederlandse Vliegtuigen / Th. Wesselink, Th. Postma
» Israel Aviation History Website


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