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Last updated: 18 September 2021
Datum:Donnerstag 30 Oktober 1930
Flugzeugtyp:Handley Page W.8g
Fluggesellschaft:Imperial Airways
Kennzeichen: G-EBIX
Werknummer: W.8-7
Baujahr: 1924
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 1 / Insassen: 3
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 2 / Insassen: 3
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 3 / Insassen: 6
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Boulogne, Paris (   Frankreich)
Flugphase: Anfangssteigflug (ICL)
Betriebsart:Internationaler Linienflug
Flug von:Paris-Le Bourget Airport (LBG/LFPB), Frankreich
Flug nach:London-Croydon Airport (-/-), Großbritannien
During the approach onto Paris the aircraft stalled and crashed. The aircraft crashed in a area of Paris called Boulogne. Three of the six passengers and crew on board died in the crash.



photo of Handley-Page-W-8g-G-EBIX
accident date: 30-10-1930
type: Handley Page W.8g
registration: G-EBIX

This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Paris-Le Bourget Airport to London-Croydon Airport as the crow flies is 319 km (200 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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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