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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 26613
Last updated: 5 December 2019
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Date:04-FEB-1931
Time:day
Type:Latécoère 25/3R
Owner/operator:Cie Generale L'Aéropostale
Registration: F-AIHD
C/n / msn: 605
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Saint-Gilles, south of Nimes, Gard -   France
Phase: En route
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Barcelona–El Prat Airport, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
Destination airport:Marseille–Marignane Airport, Marseilles, France (MRS/LFML)
Narrative:
F-AIHD Latecoere 17/3J (MSN 605); first registered 14.4.27 (C of R 1637) to Cie Generale d’Entreprises Aeronautiques, Paris (based Toulouse).Re-registered to Cie Generale L'Aeropostale, Paris (based Toulouse). C of T 11.29 when upgraded to Latécoère 25/3R

Written off (damaged beyond repair) 4.2.31: Aircraft was operating a cargo/mail flight (aircraft was routed Barcelona – Marseille). An unknown technical failure forced the crew to attempt an emergency landing in Saint-Gilles, south of Nimes, Gard Department in Southern France (at approximate Coordinates: 43°40′43″N 4°25′54″E). While both occupants were uninjured, the aircraft was destroyed. Pilot: Louis Roidot.

Sources:

1. https://www.ab-ix.co.uk/pdfs/f-aaaa.pdf
2. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_F-4.html
3. https://www.baaa-acro.com/crash/crash-latecoere-253r-saint-gilles
4. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saint-Gilles,_Gard


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
31-Mar-2019 02:21 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
01-Apr-2019 00:50 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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