Accident Blériot XI monoplane , Saturday 31 December 1910
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Date:Saturday 31 December 1910
Type:Blériot XI monoplane
Owner/operator:John Moisant
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Harahan near New Orleans, Louisiana -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:City Park, New Orleans
Destination airport:Harahan
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Moisant was caught in a gust of wind and thrown from his Blériot XI monoplane.He fell about 25 feet, killing him. The aircraft crashed. He was making a preparatory flight in his attempt to win the 1910 Michelin Cup.Pilot John Moisant


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Revision history:

08-Apr-2008 07:16 Bleiente Added
20-Mar-2020 12:04 Cobar Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
18-Nov-2021 14:15 Peter Clarke Updated [Source]

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