Accident Bleriot XI , 23 Feb 1912
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 233698
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Type:Bleriot XI
Owner/operator:Armée de l'Air
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Pau, Basses-Pyrénées 64 -   France
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:Pau
Destination airport:Pau
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
While the monoplane he piloted was 100 meters above sea level, the propeller broke and one of the debris struck a wing which broke off.The other wing did the same and the plane crashed killing the pilot Lt. Jean-Marie Ducourneau


Revision history:

07-Mar-2020 18:36 Cobar Added
09-Jun-2022 06:09 Ron Averes Updated [Location]
30-Jun-2022 04:04 Ron Averes Updated [Operator]
01-Jan-2023 17:49 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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