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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 27405
Last updated: 28 April 2019
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Date:16-MAR-1932
Time:day
Type:Latécoère 28/1
Owner/operator:Cie Generale L'Aéropostale
Registration: F-AJJM
C/n / msn: 908
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Mediterranean Sea, off Motril, Andalusia -   Spain
Phase: En route
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Alicante Airport, Alicante, Valencia, Spain
Destination airport:Barcelona Airport, Barcelona, Spain
Narrative:
F-AJJM Latecoere 28/1 (MSN 908); first registered 8.10.29 (2290) Cie Generale Aeropostale, Paris (based Toulouse).

Wriiten off (destroyed) 16.3.32: Aircraft was operating a scheduled international passenger flight (aircraft routed Casablanca – Alicante – Barcelona – Perpignan – Toulouse). While cruising over the sea off Motril, Andalusia, Sapin, crew encountered very bad weather conditions and eventually decided to ditch the aircraft in the Mediterranean Sea. All eight occupants - crew of two plus six passengers - were quickly rescued while the aircraft was lost.

Registration F-AJJM cancelled 71232 as "Withdrawn From Use"

Sources:

1. https://www.ab-ix.co.uk/pdfs/f-aaaa.pdf
2. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_F-6.html
3. https://www.baaa-acro.com/crash/crash-latecoere-281-motril
4. https://rzjets.net/aircraft/?typ=125783
5. https://www.flickr.com/photos/phantom2/6550250533


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
29-Mar-2019 20:11 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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