Date: July 8, 1934
Personnel: Arturs Ieva & Alberts Tirulis
Aircraft Involved: de Havilland DH9A #10
Location: Batari, near Daugavpils
Details:
  • Aircraft was with 6th Recon Squadron.
  • Engine failed in flight, resulting in a forced landing. The aircraft landed heavily and nosed over. Both occupants survived, but the aircraft was written off.
  • The engine was salvaged and used in the reserialled DH9A #65.


Sources:

- Sturtivant & Page The DH4 / DH9 File

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