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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 48625
Last updated: 9 September 2019
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Date:03-NOV-1938
Time:day
Type:de Havilland DH.84 Dragon
Owner/operator:Albert Garric
Registration: F-AMTM
C/n / msn: 6040
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Fontet, near La Réole (Gironde) -   France
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Buc (Seine-et-Oise)
Destination airport:Agen Airport (LFBA)
Narrative:
Ex-G-ACJH; first registered 9.8.1933 to Sidney Thomas Weedon, London NW9. UK registration cancelled 2.11.1933 when sold to France and re-registered as F-AMTM on 4.12.1933 (C of R 3631)

Written off (destroyed) 3.11.1938: The twin engine aircraft left Buc Airfield in Seine-et-Oise in the day bound for Agen. While descending to Agen Airport, the aircraft went out of control and crashed in a field located in La Réole. All six occupants (pilot/owner and five passengers - at least three of whom were his own family) were killed.

Crew:
Albert Garric, pilot and owner.
Passengers:
Mrs Garric,
Max Garric,
Mary Garric,
Brigitte Fortune,
Jean Castaing.

Sources:

1. http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/f-aaaa.pdf
2. http://www.baaa-acro.com/1938/archives/crash-of-a-de-havilland-dh-84-dragon-in-agen-6-killed/
3. https://publicapps.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-ACJH.pdf
4. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/p060.html
5. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_G-A4.htmll
6. http://afleetingpeace.org/index.php/aeroplanes/15-aeroplanes/77-register-gb-g-ac
7. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_F-12.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Dec-2008 22:57 Petit Added
24-Dec-2011 15:22 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
15-Jul-2015 18:56 TB Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
15-Jul-2015 19:00 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
02-Oct-2017 23:01 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
02-Oct-2017 23:01 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator]
02-Oct-2017 23:02 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]
02-Oct-2017 23:02 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Phase]
05-Apr-2019 20:26 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]

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