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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 27858
Last updated: 25 April 2019
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Date:11-APR-1925
Time:day
Type:Liore et Olivier H.13A
Owner/operator:Compagnie des Grands Express Aériens (CGEA)
Registration: F-AFGP
C/n / msn: 18
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Mediterranean Sea, between Oran and Alicante -   Algeria
Phase: En route
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:Oran, Algeria
Destination airport:Alicante Airport, Alicante, Spain
Narrative:
F-AFGP Liore et Olivier H.13A (MSN 18); first registered in 9.23 (C of R 1146) to M Latecoere, Toulouse; operated by Compagnie des Grands Express Aériens (CGEA)

Written off (destroyed) 11.4.25: while operating a cargo/mail flight routed from Oran (Algeria) to Alicante (Spain) when the engine failed while overflying the Mediterranean Sea en route. Crew of two were forced to ditch the aircraft. Both pilots were rescued 15 hours later by a the crew of a Spanish speedboat. Aircraft sank and was not recovered.

Registration F-AFGP cancelled as "discarded" 31.5.25

Sources:

1. http://airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_F-2.html
2. https://www.ab-ix.co.uk/pdfs/f-aaaa.pdf
3. https://www.baaa-acro.com/crash/crash-liore-et-olivier-h-13-mediterranean-sea


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
21-Nov-2017 17:09 Sergey L. Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Phase, Source, Damage, Narrative]
24-Mar-2019 21:08 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Country, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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