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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 236916
Last updated: 15 January 2022
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Date:24-SEP-1949
Time:night
Type:Silhouette image of generic ANSN model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Avro Anson I
Owner/operator:Armée de l'Air
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Néma region -   Mauritania
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:BA Bamako
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Disappeared on night supply flight. Pilot and four others bailed out after can't locate the post due to bad weather. Found unhurt.

Sources:

Combat 26 September 1949, p1/27 September 1949


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Jun-2020 19:10 TB Added
11-Jun-2020 19:38 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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