Airplane Crash - Mt. Tete De L'Obiou, France 11/13/1950

Details of airplane crash/ shootdown - Mt. Tete de L'Obiou, France


Date11/13/1950
Time18:00
LocationMt. Tete de L'Obiou, France
OperatorCurtiss-Reid Flying Services Ltd. (Canada)
RouteRome - Paris
TypeDouglas C-54B-1-DC
RegistrationCF-EDN
Cn/In10518
Aboard52
Fatalities52
Ground0
SummaryThe aircraft drifted 50 miles off the prescribed route and struck Mt. Tete de l'Obiou at 6,740 feet. The pilot probably realized the deviation and tried to take corrective action but did not see the mountain in time.

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