Date & Time: Sep 24, 1926
Type of aircraft:
Latécoère 21bis
Registration:
F-AIFH
Flight Phase:
Flight
Flight Type:
Test
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Marseille - Marseille
MSN:
71.1
YOM:
1926
Country:
France
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Crew was performing a test flight on this new seaplane which was scheduled to open the new route between Marseille and Algiers shortly. In unknown circumstances, aircraft went out of control and crashed into the sea off Marseille. While all three occupants were injured, the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.