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Status:
Date:Tuesday 2 May 1939
Time:ca 15:30
Type:Dewoitine D.338
Operator:Air France
Registration: F-ARIC
MSN: 25
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Passengers:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Total:Fatalities: 9 / Occupants: 9
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:nr Argana (   Morocco)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Dakar-Yoff Airport (DKR/GOOY), Senegal
Destination airport:Casablanca (unknown airport), Morocco
Narrative:
Crashed after encountering sudden icing conditions en route Dakar - Casablanca - Paris.

Sources:
» Le Dewoitine D.338, fleuron de la flotte d'Air France à la veille de la guerre


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