Date & Time: Sep 12, 1931 at 2330 LT
Type of aircraft:
Dornier Do J Wal
Scheduled Revenue Flight
Lake, Sea, Ocean, River
Fernando de Noronha - Natal - Rio de Janeiro
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
The seaplane named 'Olinda' was performing a flight from Europe to South America with intermediate stops in Fernando de Noronha, Natal and Rio de Janeiro. While taking off from the Rio Potenji in Natal, the aircraft hit a floating object and crashed. Three occupants were killed while a crew member was injured.
Collision with an unknown floating object while taking off from the Rio Potenji.