LATVIAN AVIATION ITEMS FROM
"KURZEMES VARDS" NEWSPAPER - 1924



  • JANUARY

  • FEBRUARY

  • MARCH

  • APRIL

  • MAY

  • JUNE
    • June 3
      • Reports of Abrams and Bakmanis fatal crash on June 1.
      • Death notice for Abrams and Bakmanis.
      • Announcement that refunds are available for the cancelled June 1 naval Aviation Festival.
    • June 4
      • Early list of donors to the fund for the families of Abrams and Bakmanis.
      • An honour guard of aviators escorts the bodies of Abrams and Bakmanis from the hospital to Liepaja's train station.
      • Investigation into cause of the accident blames cold/warm air wind shear.
    • June 5
      • Report on the funerals of Abrams and Bakmanis.
      • Clarification that the hydroplane wreckage seen in Liepaja was not Latvian, as reported elsewhere.
      • Open letter of thanks from the widows of the two aviators to those who have supported them.
      • Further list of donors to the fund for the families of Abrams and Bakmanis.
      • Technical explanation of meteorological conditions which led to crash of June 1 (Pt.1)
    • June 6
      • On June 7 the Latvian Aero Club will present the Aviation Regiment with its Regimental flag/colours.
      • Technical explanation of meteorological conditions which led to crash of June 1 (Pt.2)
    • June 7
      • Further list of donors to the fund for the families of Abrams and Bakmanis.
      • Open letter of thanks from N.Jevlampjevs (Commander of Naval Aviation) to the people of Liepaja for their support after the deaths of Abrams and Bakmanis.

  • JULY

  • AUGUST

  • SEPTEMBER

  • OCTOBER

  • NOVEMBER

  • DECEMBER

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