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Last updated: 13 August 2020
Datum:Freitag 16 Juli 1943
Flugzeugtyp:de Havilland DH.91 Albatross
Fluggesellschaft:British Overseas Airways Corporation - BOAC
Kennzeichen: G-AFDK
Werknummer: 6804
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 5
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 9
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 14
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:nahe Shannon-Rinneanna Airfield (SNN) (   Irland)
Flugphase: Annäherung (APR)
Betriebsart:Internationaler Linienflug
Flug von:Bristol-Whitchurch Airport, Großbritannien
Flug nach:Shannon Airport (SNN/EINN), Irland
The aircraft named 'Fortuna' crashed on approach to Shannon.

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Distance from Bristol-Whitchurch Airport to Shannon Airport as the crow flies is 453 km (283 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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