Date & Time: Jul 3, 1926
Type of aircraft:
Caudron C.61
Operator:
Registration:
F-AFBT
Flight Phase:
Flight
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Paris – Strasbourg – Prague – Budapest
MSN:
5/5307
YOM:
0
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
2
Pax on board:
5
Pax fatalities:
5
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
7
Circumstances:
While overflying Bohemia, pilot encountered low visibility due to poor weather conditions. He was unaware that his altitude was insufficient. Aircraft hit the ground, overturned and came to rest upside down. All seven occupants, among them the pilot 'Perrotey', were killed. It is reported that crash occurred in Streble, Czech Republic. However, this city is unknown and does not figure on any Czech maps.