Date & Time: Jul 17, 1923
Type of aircraft:
Fokker F3
Operator:
Registration:
H-NABM
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Amsterdam – Rotterdam – Croydon
MSN:
1509
YOM:
13
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
3
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
On final approach to Croydon, engine lost power. Pilot tried to increase power but without success. Aircraft stalled and crashed in a field. On ground, it rolled for several yards before hitting a bank and some concrete posts. While all four occupants were slightly injured, aircraft was damaged beyond repair. The engine and some other parts were later used for another Fokker F3.
Probable cause:
Power loss on final approach.