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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 34138
Last updated: 1 July 2020
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Date:10-FEB-1936
Time:c. 11:00
Type:Latécoère 301
Owner/operator:Air France
Registration: F-AOIK
C/n / msn: 1016/01
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:South Atlantic Ocean -   Atlantic Ocean
Phase: En route
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Dakar, Senegal
Destination airport:Natal, Brazil (08:30)
Narrative:
Aircraft was operating a scheduled international passenger flight (aircraft routed Paris–Marseille–Dakar–Natal–Rio de Janeiro). The aircraft disappeared over the South Atlantic Ocean (off Rocher Saint-Paul) while en route, on the Dakar to Natal leg. The crew sent a message around 11:00 (Natal time) announcing that he was flying in stormy weather but that all was OK on board. This was the last radio message. No trace of the aircraft nor the six occupants (crew of five plus one passenger) was ever found.

Sources:

1. http://www.santafe.gov.ar/hemerotecadigital/diario/17359/
2. http://www.santafe.gov.ar/hemerotecadigital/diario/2800/
6. https://www.wrecksite.eu/wreck.aspx?231523
8. http://jn.passieux.free.fr/html/Late300.php


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
16-Nov-2016 19:53 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
16-Nov-2016 20:45 TB Updated [Source]
17-Nov-2016 16:06 TB Updated [Location]
06-Apr-2019 21:47 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
23-Dec-2019 19:27 TB Updated [Location, Narrative]
23-Dec-2019 22:11 TB Updated [Time, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
06-Jun-2020 07:37 TB Updated [Narrative]
06-Jun-2020 07:41 TB Updated [Source]

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