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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 192686
Last updated: 11 May 2019
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Date:09-JAN-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic lagg model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lavochkin-Gorbunov-Gudkov LaGG-3
Owner/operator:180 IAP VVS
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Migalovo airfield -   Russia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
On 9 January 1942 Serzhant Evgeny Mihaylovich Besov of 180 IAP attempted to take off from Migalovo airfield, in Kalinin area, despite the fact that it was covered by fog but he lost spatial orientation and was killed when his LaGG-3 crashed.

Sources:

http://allaces.ru/p/people.php?id=00000001730
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Migalovo
https://www.google.com/maps/search/56.825,35.76/@56.825,35.76,3336m/data=!4m2!2m1!4b1?dg=dbrw&newdg=1


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Jan-2017 13:46 Laurent Rizzotti Added

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