Date & Time: Dec 17, 1929
Type of aircraft:
Morane-Saulnier M.S.233
Operator:
Registration:
F-AJHO
Flight Phase:
Flight
Flight Type:
Postal (mail)
Survivors:
Yes
Site:
Plain
Schedule:
Paris – Marseille – Algiers – Tunis – Tripoli – Benghazi – Cairo – Basra – Agra – Allahabad – Calcutta – Akyab – Yangon – Saigon
MSN:
2
YOM:
1929
Country:
Myanmar
Region:
Asia
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
While overflying Moulmein, Burma, crew lost his orientation in a thunderstorm. Due to mountainous terrain, an emergency landing was impossible, so crew decided to abandon the aircraft and bailed out. While the aircraft crashed and was destroyed, a pilot was injured and the second one was unhurt.