Incident Reports

Date: December 3, 1930
Survivors: none
Fatalities: Peteris Lodzins
Aircraft Involved: Bristol Bulldog #73
Location: Spilve
Details:
  • Pilot Lapins attempted a loop at 800 metres, but spun the airplane. He corrected the spin and then attempted the loop a second time, but now at an altitude of less than 400m. Once again the aircraft spun, but this time he did not have enough altitude to recover and spun into the ground.

B Rouse photo


Sources

- Bruvelis, Edvins Latvijas Aviacijas Vesture
- Photo by B Rouse

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