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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 215268
Last updated: 11 November 2021
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Date:10-JUN-1951
Time:c. 11:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA11 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-11 Cub Special
Owner/operator:Mocidade Portuguesa
Registration: CS-AAK
MSN: 11-243
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Vila Franca de Xira -   Portugal
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Alverca
Destination airport:Alverca
Narrative:
Crashed in river Tejo. Pilot Afonso Manuel da Costa (20).

Sources:

Diário de Lisboa 10 June 1951, p1 (2°edição)/11 June 1951, p3


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Sep-2018 21:25 TB Added
29-Oct-2019 18:05 José Vilhena Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Phase, Departure airport]
29-Oct-2019 18:05 harro Updated [Aircraft type]

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