Accident Short S.23 Empire Flying Boat Mk I G-ADVE, Monday 12 June 1939
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Date:Monday 12 June 1939
Type:Silhouette image of generic ss23 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Short S.23 Empire Flying Boat Mk I
Owner/operator:Imperial Airways
Registration: G-ADVE
MSN: S.822
Year of manufacture:1937
Engine model:Bristol Pegasus Xc
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Calcutta -   India
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Capsized by gust and sank in River Hooghly on landing.


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