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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 17380
Last updated: 20 March 2020
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Date:30-DEC-1910
Time:
Type:Nieuport III Monoplane
Owner/operator:French Army Aviation Corps
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Versailles -   France
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Test
Departure airport:Buc
Destination airport:Buc
Narrative:
Lost control after the tailplane broke off in a dive and crashed from 20 m, killing the pilot Lt. Jacques Nompar de Caumont-la-Force of the French Army aviation Corps testing a new monoplane.

Sources:

archive Bleiente
Limburger koerier
31-12-1910


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Apr-2008 05:38 Bleiente Added
06-Jul-2010 23:43 Anon. Updated
20-Mar-2020 11:44 Cobar Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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