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Last updated: 28 January 2022
Datum:Samstag 26 Oktober 1929
Flugzeugtyp:Short S.8/1 Calcutta
Fluggesellschaft:Imperial Airways
Kennzeichen: G-AADN
Werknummer: S.748
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 3 / Insassen: 3
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 4 / Insassen: 4
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 7 / Insassen: 7
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:15 km (9.4 Meilen) vom Land entfernt von La Spezia (   Italien)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Betriebsart:Internationaler Linienflug
Flug von:Napoli Airport (NAP/LIRN), Italien
Flug nach:Genoa-Cristoforo Colombo Airport (GOA/LIMJ), Italien
Forced landing on sea in poor weather with strong winds. Apparently sank during attempts to tow the "City of Rome" to the shore.

» Het Vliegveld Nov.1929


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Distance from Napoli Airport to Genoa-Cristoforo Colombo Airport as the crow flies is 589 km (368 miles).
Accident location: Global; accuracy within tens or hundreds of kilometers.

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