Date: March 22, 1922
Personnel: vltn. Kraulis (p), ltn. Deprejs (o)
Aircraft Involved: Junkers CL-1 #10
Location: near Riga
Details:
  • This aircraft was involved in the effort to come to the aid of german ships frozen in the ice in the Gulf of Riga.
  • flying as observer with pilot Kraulis, their Junkers CL-1 #10 suffered engine trouble and had to land on the ice in the Gulf of Riga. The airmen and their airplane were picked up by the german ship Hanover and delivered to Ventspils, from where they arranged transport to Spilve.
  • The Junkers was subsequently written off.


Sources:

- Bruvelis, Edvins Latvijas Aviacijas Vesture


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