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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 219707
Last updated: 20 January 2021
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Date:07-APR-1933
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic BALL model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
balloon
Owner/operator:Everest Air Expedition
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Mt Everest -   India
Phase: Unknown
Nature:SU
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The hydrogen balloon caught fire during wind strenghs reading at different altitudes . Occupants suffered badly burns.

Sources:

The Indian Express 8 April 1933, p1


Revision history:

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19-Dec-2018 09:30 TB Added

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