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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 15011
Last updated: 25 October 2019
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Date:25-JAN-1929
Time:
Type:CMASA Wal
Owner/operator:AEI - Aero Espresso Italiana
Registration: I-AZDA
C/n / msn: 073
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 9
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Corfu north-west coast -   Greece
Phase: En route
Nature:Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Athens, Greece (Faliron Bay)
Destination airport:Brindisi, Italy
Narrative:
The AEI hydroplane from Athens to Brindisi with 5 pax, 4 crew was performed a forced landing at sea during a heavy thunderstorm. It was a heavy landing, and finally the hydroplane crashed at the rocky North-West coast of Corfu island and two crew of the nine people on board did not survive the accident.

Sources:

Athenian Newspaper "ΕΜΠΡΟΣ", 27-JAN-1929, pg 6, {National Library of Greece, digital newspapers: http://efimeris.nlg.gr/ns/pdfwin.asp?c=108&dc=27&db=1&da=1929 ]
http://airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_I-.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Mar-2008 23:04 zerocinquanta Added
02-Sep-2011 03:56 babaduma Updated [Date, Total occupants, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
28-Apr-2017 11:11 AGV Updated [Date, Total occupants, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
28-Apr-2017 14:20 AGV Updated [Narrative]
19-Aug-2018 17:53 Sergey L. Updated [Cn, Source]

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