Accident Hydroplane HS-1 A1692, 05 May 1919
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Date:05-MAY-1919
Time:
Type:Hydroplane HS-1
Owner/operator:US Navy
Registration: A1692
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Rockaway Beach Naval Air Station, New York -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
On a flight when engine cut out at 400 feet...plane crashed into empty Hydrogen tank. Both Crewman crushed by engine.
Killed
Ensign Hugh J.Adams --Pittsburgh PA
Chief Machinist Mate Harold Corey of Scranton PA

Sources:

http://www.joebaugher.com/navy_serials/firstseries1.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Jul-2018 13:12 Nomann Added
04-Jun-2020 09:18 fortnut Updated [Registration, Source]

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