Date & Time: Aug 22, 1936
Operator: Imperial Airways (30983)">
Alexandria – Mirabella – Brindisi – Southampton
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
Christened 'Scipio', the seaplane aircraft hit waves while landing in the Mirabella harbor, Crete. It went out of control and plunged into water before coming to rest with broken wings. Two passengers were killed while all nine other occupants were injured.
Strong lateral winds while landing on rough sea.