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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 121429
Last updated: 28 April 2019
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Date:17-JAN-1923
Time:day
Type:Breguet-Latécoère 14
Owner/operator:Cie Générale D'Entreprises Aéronautiques (CGEA)
Registration: F-ALJU
C/n / msn: 6083.130
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Barcelona, Catalonia -   Spain
Phase: En route
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:Alicante Airport, Alicante, Valencia, Spain
Destination airport:Barcelona Airport, Barcelona, Spain
Narrative:
F-ALJU Latecoere Breguet 14 Torpedo (MSN 6083/130); first registered 8.22 (C of R 590) to M. Latecoere, Toulouse; operated by Cie Générale D'Entreprises Aéronautiques (CGEA)

Written off (damaged beyond repair) 17.1.23: Aircraft was operating a cargo/mail flight when it crashed into trees on a mountain slope while flying in a snowstorm near Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. The pilot Victor Gay was killed. Registration cancelled February 1923.

NOTE: Some published sources have the accident "the other way around" - that is, the aircraft was flying from Barcelona to Alicante, and crashed near Alicante

Sources:

1. https://www.ab-ix.co.uk/pdfs/f-aaaa.pdf
2. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_F-8.html
3. https://www.baaa-acro.com/crash/crash-breguet-14-barcelona-1-killed


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
31-Mar-2011 00:33 Johnny Johnny Added
02-Apr-2019 21:46 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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