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Accident description
Last updated: 22 October 2017
Status:
Date:Friday 7 January 1949
Type:Breguet 730
Operator:Aéronavale
Registration: registration unknown
C/n / msn: 01
First flight: 1938-04-04 (10 years 9 months)
Engines: 4 Gnome-Rhône 14N
Crew:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants:
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:off Arzew (   Algeria)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
An unregistered Breguet 730 flying boat, named "Vega", was forced to ditch off Arzew, Algeria, when an engine failed in bad weather.

Sources:
» Les avions de la guerre d ' Algérie / Jacques MOULIN


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