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Crash of a Latécoère 26-2R in Bahia: 2 killed

Date & Time: Aug 5, 1934
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
F-AILK
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
MSN:
662
YOM:
1927
Location:
Country:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:
For unknown reasons, crew lost control of the aircraft while taking off from Bahia while on a mail flight. Both occupants were killed.
Crew:
Victor Etienne, pilot,
Henrique Baudel, radio navigator.

Crash of a Latécoère 26.2R in Skhirat

Date & Time: Oct 25, 1931
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
F-AIXU
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Site:
Schedule:
Toulouse – Perpignan – Barcelona – Alicante – Casablanca
MSN:
684
YOM:
1928
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Pilot was performing a mail flight to Morocco. Aircraft crashed in unknown circumstances southwest of Rabat. The pilot was injured and the aircraft was destroyed.

Crash of a Latécoère 26.6 near Cape Juby

Date & Time: Dec 27, 1930
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
F-AJKH
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
Yes
Site:
Schedule:
Dakar – Casablanca – Alicante – Barcelona – Perpignan – Toulouse
MSN:
735
YOM:
1929
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
1
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Crew lost his orientation and attempted to make an emergency landing. No distress call was received at the company base in Casablanca. Search and rescue found the aircraft and all three occupants in an uninhabited area located south of Tarfaya, near Cape Juby, three days later. All three occupants were rescued safely but the aircraft was written off and abandoned.

Crash of a Latécoère 26.2R in Ubatuba

Date & Time: Nov 22, 1930
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
F-AILZ
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Site:
MSN:
670
YOM:
1928
Country:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Pilot was performing a mail flight from South America to France. En route, he encountered unknown technical problem and attempted an emergency landing. While the aircraft was damaged beyond repair, the pilot was unhurt.
Probable cause:
Unknown technical problem.

Crash of a Latécoère 26.2R in Porto Alegre

Date & Time: Aug 4, 1930
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
F-AILB
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
MSN:
654
YOM:
1927
Country:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Crashed on landing in Porto Alegre and came to rest upside down, partially submerged. The pilot Raoul Mac Leod was injured while the navigator Jean Macaigne was unhurt.

Crash of a Latécoère 26.6 near Tan-Tan

Date & Time: Jul 27, 1930
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
F-AJGZ
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Site:
Schedule:
Dakar – Casablanca
MSN:
727
YOM:
1929
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
While flying in the region of Tan-Tan, the Pilot Laurent Guerrero encountered technical problems and was forced to attempt an emergency landing. While the aircraft was damaged beyond repair, the pilot was unhurt and later rescued and repatriated by another pilot Alexandre Baile.
Probable cause:
Unknown technical failure.

Crash of a Latécoère 26.6 in Malaga: 3 killed

Date & Time: Nov 30, 1929
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
F-AJCN
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Malaga – Casablanca
MSN:
694
YOM:
1929
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
3
Circumstances:
Shortly after takeoff, aircraft stalled and crashed in flames in Churriana. All three occupants killed. They were performing a mail flight from France to Morocco with intermediate stops in Spain.
Crew:
Georges Schenk, pilot,
Pierre Le Bouteiller, radionavigator,
Mr. Sahenoze, engineer.

Crash of a Latécoère 26.2R in Agadir

Date & Time: Aug 11, 1929
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
F-AIKX
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Site:
MSN:
651
YOM:
1927
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Engine failed in flight, forcing the pilot Clément Rolland to attempt an emergency landing. While the aircraft was damaged beyond repair, the pilot was unhurt.
Probable cause:
Engine failure.