WHAT: Cukurs flight to Tokyo

WHEN: October 21, 1936 - July 16, 1937

WHO: Herberts Cukurs


A.Vercamer Profile Cukurs aircraft in Tokyo Cukurs aircraft in Tokyo Aviation Regiment Commander Lt.Col.Kandis greets Cukurs in Riga Lt.Col. Bulmanis greets Cukurs in Riga




DETAILS

Cukurs Arrives in Hong Kong Translated from "Jaunakas Zinas"
Cukurs Crashes at Hong Kong "South China Morning Post" November 21, 1936
Cukurs in Hong Kong Translated from "Jaunakas Zinas" November 24, 1936
Cukurs lands at Foochow "South China Morning Post"
May 26, 1937




SOURCES
Irbitis, Karlis Of Struggle and Flight pg.73
Sparnota Latvija, No. 37, July 1937, pg.234

Many thanks to Ian D. Johnson for providing materials pertaining to the Hong Kong leg of the flight.
Profile courtesy of Arvo Vercamer




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