Accident CAMS 53-1 F-AJIR,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 27705
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Date:Tuesday 21 January 1936
Type:CAMS 53-1
Owner/operator:Air France
Registration: F-AJIR
MSN: 19
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:off Ajaccio, Corsica -   France
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Marseille
Destination airport:Tunis via Ajaccio, Corsica
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
“Dauphine” sank while descending to Ajaccio. Before the arrival, crew radioed a SOS due to an engine stop. Pilot Edmond Larbonne, radio-operator Laurent Caillebotte, mechanic Robert Juge and three passengers. The seaplane was built in 1929 and operated by Air Union until the airline had ceased operations. Never found.


El Litoral 22 January 1936, p1
ABC (Madrid) 23 January 1936, p31
Interavia, 1936

Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
16-Nov-2016 17:57 TB Updated [Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
29-Mar-2019 18:34 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
04-Apr-2019 17:54 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source]
29-Dec-2019 12:20 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
29-Dec-2019 12:31 TB Updated [Narrative]
07-Jun-2023 01:16 Ron Averes Updated [[Narrative]]
28-Aug-2023 19:07 TB Updated [[[Narrative]]]
12-Apr-2024 04:57 zerocinquanta Updated [Nature, Source, Narrative]

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