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STEINBERGS, OSKARS

  • 1927 - graduates from flight school. Rank: 1st lieutenant
  • February 14, 1928 - receives full pilot status
  • August 23, 1928 - makes his first flight on the Letov S.16
  • October 23, 1928 - is checkout and out certifies as 'combat ready' on the Letov S.16
  • May 31, 1931 - Participates in the Aviation Festival at Riga/Spilve.
  • Transfers to Naval Aviation section.
  • 1934 - logs a total of 18 hours, 25 minutes flight time (naval section)
  • September 2, 1935 - checks out on the Fairey Seal.
  • May 25, 1936 - with the liquidation of the naval squadron, Steinberg is transferred to the 8th Reconnaissance Squadron.
  • Served as commander of the Aizsargu Aviacijas unit in Liepaja.

    Sources

    - Bruvelis, E. Latvijas Aviacijas Vesture
    - Latvijas Kareivis May 30, 1931
    - Latvijas Kareivis June 2, 1931

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