Accident de Havilland DH.91 Albatross G-AFDK, Friday 16 July 1943
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Date:Friday 16 July 1943
Type:de Havilland DH.91 Albatross
Owner/operator:British Overseas Airways Corporation - BOAC
Registration: G-AFDK
MSN: 6804
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 14
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:near Shannon-Rinneanna Airfield (SNN) -   Ireland
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Bristol-Whitchurch Airport
Destination airport:Shannon Airport (SNN/EINN)
The aircraft named 'Fortuna' crashed on approach to Shannon.


Foreign Aircraft Landings in Ireland 1939 - 1946


photo (c) IWM CH 14317; Whitchurch Airport

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