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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 222530
Last updated: 10 November 2019
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Date:07-SEP-1905
Time:
Type:Wright Flyer III
Owner/operator:Wright Brothers
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Huffman Prairie Flying Field, nr Dayton, Ohio -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Test
Departure airport:Huffman Prairie Flying Field, OH
Destination airport:Huffman Prairie Flying Field, OH
Narrative:
The Wright Flyer III, piloted by Wilbur Wright, hit a flock of birds during a test flight. One bird was killed. There was no damage to the aircraft.

Sources:

https://wrightstories.com/bird-strikes/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Mar-2019 15:47 harro Added

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