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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 234238
Last updated: 5 June 2020
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Date:16-FEB-1914
Time:
Type:Burgess K flying boat
Owner/operator:US Navy
Registration: D-1
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Pensacola Bay off Pensacola, FL -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Pensacola, aeronautic station
Destination airport:Pensacola, aeronautic station
Narrative:
Crashed into Pensacola Bay from 200 ft, killing the pilot Lieutenant (junior grade) James M. Murray. The U.S. Navy’s first aviation fatality.

Sources:

Nieuwe Rotterdamsche Courant
18-02-1914


Revision history:

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22-Mar-2020 13:45 Cobar Added

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