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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 221053
Last updated: 17 June 2020
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Date:18-APR-1981
Time:14:49
Type:Silhouette image of generic RALL model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Morane-Saulnier Rallye 893
Owner/operator:Aéro-Club de Chaumont
Registration: F-GAYC
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Saint-Jeannet (Alpes-Maritimes) -   France
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:LFMN
Destination airport:LFJA
Narrative:
The plane took off at 14:49 from Nice airport with four passengers towards Chaumont-la-Vendue. It crashed on a mountain at about 10 NM from Nice airport at altitude of 3000ft approx. Exact reason of the crash is unknown. The first hypothesis is the bad weather.

Sources:

http://sentiers.village.free.fr/Visite/Avion/Avion.htm
https://www.geocaching.com/geocache/GC6H429_en-memoire-du-crash-davion-du-18-04-1981


Revision history:

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23-Jan-2019 19:44 Eric Verplanken Added

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