Date & Time: Jul 12, 1927 at 1740 LT
Type of aircraft:
Fokker F7
Operator:
Registration:
H-NADQ
Flight Phase:
Flight
Survivors:
Yes
Site:
Plain
Schedule:
Croydon - Rotterdam - Amsterdam
MSN:
4991
YOM:
30
Country:
France
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
7
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
While overflying Pas-de-Calais under the cloud layer, pilot encountered technical problems and elected to make an emergency landing in a prairie. On final, he cut the engine when the aircraft hit the roof of a metallic shed and crashed in trees. While all eight occupants were uninjured, the aircraft was considered as damaged beyond repair.
Probable cause:
Technical failure.