Date & Time: Oct 27, 1937 at 0423 LT
Type of aircraft:
Dewoitine D.333
Operator:
Registration:
F-ANQA
Flight Phase:
Flight
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Dakar - Casablanca
MSN:
01
YOM:
1935
Country:
Morocco
Region:
Africa
Crew on board:
5
Crew fatalities:
5
Pax on board:
2
Pax fatalities:
2
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
7
Circumstances:
While cruising by night off the Moroccan coast, the radio navigator sent a mayday message. SAR teams found some debris only six days later, on November 2nd. Apparently, the aircraft crashed into the sea and was completely destroyed. All seven occupants were killed.
Crew:
Marcel Goret, pilot,
Laurent Guerrero, copilot,
René Bourguignon, radio navigator,
Auguste Trastour, engineer,
André Salvat, navigator.
Probable cause:
Unknown technical failure.