ASN Aircraft accident Short S.30 Empire Flying Boat G-AFCX River Tagus, Lisbon
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Date:Saturday 15 February 1941
Type:Silhouette image of generic ss23 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Short S.30 Empire Flying Boat
Operator:British Overseas Airways Corporation - BOAC
Registration: G-AFCX
MSN: S.883
First flight: 1939
Engines: 4 Bristol Perseus XIIc
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:River Tagus, Lisbon (   Portugal)
Phase: Standing (STD)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Sunk by hurricane while at moorings on River Tagus.

Damaged on the ground


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