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Datum:Samstag 17 September 1932
Flugzeugtyp:Lioré et Olivier 212
Fluggesellschaft:Air Union (France)
Kennzeichen: F-AIFE
Werknummer: 2
Baujahr: 1926
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 1 / Insassen: 2
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 1 / Insassen: 2
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Selsdon Park (   Großbritannien)
Flugphase: Annäherung (APR)
Flug von:Paris-Le Bourget Airport (LBG/LFPB), Frankreich
Flug nach:London-Croydon Airport (-/-), Großbritannien
The aircraft, named "LP Mouillard", crashed into the grounds of the Selsdon Park Hotel, near Croydon, Surrey whilst on approach to Croydon Airport.
The flight had departed Paris-Le Bourget Airport, France at 05:25 hours local time for London. On approach to Croydon Airport, fog reduced visibility and pilot decided to continue his approach at low altitude. The aircraft hit a tree and crashed. While the co-pilot was seriously injured, the captain was killed.



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Distance from Paris-Le Bourget Airport to London-Croydon Airport as the crow flies is 319 km (200 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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