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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 139017
Last updated: 11 May 2019
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Date:08-OCT-1914
Time:
Type:Morane-Saulnier
Owner/operator:Russian Air Force
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Gatchina -   Russia
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
During training flight the plane lost speed, fell into a spin and collided with the ground, killing the pilot, Mihail Nesterov.
The pilot attempted to perform maneuvers similar to modern combat turn. Mihail Nesterov was younger brother of the famous Russian pilot Pyotr Nesterov.

Sources:

http://76.163.106.187/index.php?PHPSESSID=cbb6d8fbc80ec756bbfc2cce19eb6345&topic=248.0


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Oct-2011 03:28 krasatpi Added

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