Date: May 20, 1937
Personnel: Karlis Duncis, Aloizs Vjakse
Aircraft Involved: Stampe & Vertongne SV-5 #106
Location: Bolderaja
Details:
  • While on a training flight, the engine stopped. They made a forced landing in the field next to the Bullupe (Bull Creek) in Bolderaja.
  • In landing, they caught on some telephone wires, breaking the undercarriage, damaging the fuselage and lower wings.


Damaged SV-5

Damaged SV-5

Damaged SV-5



Sources:

- GDZ personal photo collection


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