Date: June 18, 1937
Personnel: A.Gudermanis, K.Mikelsons
Aircraft Involved: Svenska Pirat #24 (#102)
Location: Unknown
Details:
  • At an altitude of 200m, with the wind at their back, they suffered an engine failure. Attempting to turn into the wind for landing, the wing touched the water surface and the aircraft crashed.
  • The aircraft was further damaged when a crane was used to lift it from the water.
  • The aircraft was repaired and returned to service in April, 1938.


Sources:

- Bruvelis, Edvins Latvijas Aviacijas Vesture


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