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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 201182
Last updated: 8 November 2019
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Date:12-APR-1923
Time:day
Type:Breguet-Latecoere 14.A2
Owner/operator:Cie Generale Aeropostale, Paris
Registration: F-AEEK
C/n / msn: 160
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Casablanca -   Morocco
Phase: Approach
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:Oran, Algeria
Destination airport:Casablanca, Morocco
Narrative:
F-AEEK Latecoere Breguet 14 Torpedo (MSN 160): First registered in 6.27 (C of R 860) M Latecoere, Toulouse.

Written off (damaged beyond repair) 12.4.23 when crashed near Casablanca, Morocco at the end of a flight from Oran, Algeria. A connecting rod broke in flight, causing the engine to fail. Crew was forced to make an emergency landing. While both crew were unhurt, aircraft was destroyed. Radio navigator was Juan Munar.

Causes: Engine stopped due to connecting rod failure. Registration F-AEEK cancelled/discarded 31.5.23

Sources:

1. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_F-1.html
2. https://www.ab-ix.co.uk/pdfs/f-aaaa.pdf
3. https://www.baaa-acro.com/crash/crash-breguet-14-torpedo-morocco-0


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Nov-2017 07:56 Sergey L. Added
23-Mar-2019 17:02 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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