ASN Aircraft accident Bloch 220 F-AQNL Marseille-Marignane Airport (MRS)
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Date:Monday 1 September 1941
Type:Silhouette image of generic b220 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bloch 220
Operator:Air France
Registration: F-AQNL
MSN: 12
First flight: 1938
Crew:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Passengers:Fatalities: 12 / Occupants: 14
Total:Fatalities: 15 / Occupants: 17
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Marseille-Marignane Airport (MRS) (   France)
Phase: Initial climb (ICL)
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Marseille-Marignane Airport (MRS/LFML), France
Destination airport:Toulouse (unknown airport), France
The aircraft crashed into a pond after engine failure during takeoff.


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Bloch 220

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