Incident Reports

Date: May 12, 1924
Personnel: none
Aircraft Involved: Unconfirmed, but probably a
Junkers F-13
Location: Spilve (Riga)
Details:
  • The aircraft, owned by the Latvijas Gaisa Satiksmes Akciju Sabiedriba was parked at Spilve when the airfield was struck by a whirlwind. The aircraft was destroyed when the wind picked it up, broke it's tie-downs, and dropped it to the ground from a height of six metres.


Sources

- Bruvelis, Edvins Latvijas Aviacijas Vesture

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