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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 87296
Last updated: 25 August 2019
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Date:04-APR-1913
Time:
Type:Blériot
Owner/operator:Greek army
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Langadas -   Greece
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Torn appart by a thunderstorm. Both occupants fell to ground from high altitude. Pilot was Emmanuel Argyropoulos the first Greek Civil Aviator and Observer was Konstantinos Manos, the first recorded Greek Civil Passenger.

Sources:

Newspaper "Empros", 6-April-1913, page 4 (available through www.nlg.gr )
"Ellenika Ftera", (Greek Wings),book by Airman Helias Kartalamakis,Athens 1983


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Jan-2011 02:20 nikitas Added
27-Apr-2011 06:04 AGV Updated [Source, Narrative]

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