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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 26081
Last updated: 25 April 2019
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Date:20-JAN-1928
Time:day
Type:Farman F.170 Bis Jabiru
Owner/operator:Société Générale des Transports Aériens (SGTA)
Registration: F-AIBX
C/n / msn: 3
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Tecklenburg, district of Steinfurt, North Rhine-Westphalia -   Germany
Phase: En route
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:LeBourget Airport, Paris, France (LBG/LFPB)
Destination airport:Cologne, Germany
Narrative:
F-AIBX Farman F.170 Jabiru (MSN 3); first registered 4.26 (C of R 1503) to MM Farman, Le Bourget. Rebuilt as F.170 bis. Re-registered to Société Générale des Transports Aériens (SGTA), Le Bourget.

Written off (destroyed) 20.1.28: The pilot Paul Noailhat, sole person on board, was performing a cargo/mail flight (routed Le Bourget (Paris) - Cologne (Koln) - Templehof (Berlin)). En route, he encountered poor weather conditions. Due to fog, he decided to reduce his altitude and attempted an emergency landing when the aircraft hit the ground at Tecklenburg, district of Steinfurt, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany (at approximate coordinates: 52°13′10″N, 7°48′45″E) and crashed into trees. The pilot was killed and the aircraft was destroyed.

Registration F-AIBX cancelled 31.3.28 as "reforme"

Sources:

1. http://airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_F-3.html
2. https://www.ab-ix.co.uk/pdfs/f-aaaa.pdf
3. https://www.baaa-acro.com/crash/crash-farman-f170-jabiru-tecklenburg-1-killed
4. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tecklenburg

Farman F.170 3 view NACA Aircraft Circular No.12

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
27-Jan-2018 10:20 Sergey L. Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Source, Damage]
25-Mar-2019 21:11 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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