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Last updated: 25 September 2021
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Datum:woensdag 28 juli 1943
Type:Short S.25 Sunderland III
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:British Overseas Airways Corporation - BOAC
Registratie: G-AGES
Constructienummer:
Bouwjaar:
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 1 / inzittenden: 7
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 9 / inzittenden: 18
Totaal:slachtoffers: 10 / inzittenden: 25
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:nabij Brandon village, Dingle Penninsula (   Ierland)
Fase: Kruisvlucht (ENR)
Soort vlucht:Passagiersvlucht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Lisboa-Cabo Ruivo Seaplane Base, Portugal
Vliegveld van aankomst:Foynes, Ierland
Beschrijving:
The Sunderland impacted high ground named Slieveglass at 2000 ft while descending in fog.
The aircraft operated on a flight from Lagos. Nigeria to Foynes via Lisbon, Portugal.

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photo of Short-S-25-Sunderland-III-G-AGES
accident date: 28-07-1943
type: Short S.25 Sunderland III
registration: G-AGES
 
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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