Accident Sikorsky S-41 n/a,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 27702
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Date:Thursday 13 February 1936
Type:Sikorsky S-41
Registration: n/a
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 8
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Barranquilla -   Colombia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Bogotá
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
"Alfonso Lopez" hit a tree trunk and crashed on Magdalena River. Pilot Hellmuth Grautoff. His wife Teresa Grautoff and the co-pilot/radio-operator Octavio Polanco drowned.


El Tiempo 14 February 1936, p1

Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
10-Dec-2013 17:51 TB Updated [Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Damage, Narrative]
10-Dec-2013 19:27 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Source, Narrative]
10-Dec-2013 19:36 TB Updated [Date, Total fatalities, Source, Narrative]
20-Jun-2023 05:57 TB Updated [[Date, Total fatalities, Source, Narrative]]

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