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Crash of an Airspeed AS.6A Envoy I near Alès: 2 killed

Date & Time: Aug 28, 1936
Type of aircraft:
Registration:
G-ADCA
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
Paris – Barcelona
MSN:
36
YOM:
1935
Location:
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:
The twin engine aircraft was on its way to Barcelona to be delivered to the Spanish Nationalists Air Force. En route, while cruising over the region of Alès, the aircraft crashed in unknown circumstances. Both crew were killed. The flight was operated by the French Office Général de l'Air (OGA) according to an international treaty between England, France and Spain.