Date & Time: Oct 1, 1937
Operator:
Registration:
G-ADVC
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Alexandria – Athens
MSN:
S.820
YOM:
1937
Country:
Greece
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
11
Pax fatalities:
2
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:
The crew started the approach to the harbor of Athens in poor visibility due to fog. The seaplane hit the water surface and came to rest in the Phaleron Bay, off Athens, and sunk. Two passengers drowned while all 12 other occupants were rescued. Aircraft was christened 'Courtier'.