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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145456
Last updated: 28 April 2019
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Date:17-APR-1912
Time:
Type:Bleriot
Owner/operator:Private (Verrept John)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Châteaufort (Versailles - F) -   France
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Pilot: Verrept John (Belgian) - killed
His monoplane collapsed at a height of 600 feet, and he was killed instantly. Friends of Vorrept express the opinion the aviator committed suicide. He had yesterday, they say, a dispute with his fiancee, to whom he swore he would kill himself.

Sources:

http://earlyaviators.com/everrept.htm
Broken Wings index


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-May-2012 05:01 ThW Added

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