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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 233788
Last updated: 9 March 2020
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Date:21-AUG-1912
Time:
Type:Mathewson Flyer
Owner/operator:Mathewson Aeroplane Company
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Lamar, CO -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Demo/Airshow/Display
Departure airport:Lamar
Destination airport:Lamar
Narrative:
Lost control at 200 ft and crashed, the pilot George Thompson jumped from the plane but was killed when the falling plane crushed him.

Sources:

De Volksvriend
29-08-1912


Revision history:

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09-Mar-2020 18:46 Cobar Added

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