Accident Bristol Boxkite b.B.2, Monday 26 January 1914
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Date:Monday 26 January 1914
Type:Bristol Boxkite
Owner/operator:Aviación Militar Española
Registration: b.B.2
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Cuatro Vientos, near Madrid -   Spain
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:Cuatro Vientos
Destination airport:Cuatro Vientos
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Bristol Boxkite, one of two units received. Part of the very first flying material of the AME. Lost control, performing a steep dive, and crashed from 300 m, inverted, killing the pilot, in Advanced Training, Lt. Máximo Ramos Martínez.(Guardia Civil).


Rotterdamsch nieuwsblad

Enciclopedia de la Aviación Militar Española Vol III
Alcañiz-Fresno Pgs 1494, 1495

Revision history:

21-Mar-2020 11:45 Cobar Added
29-Nov-2021 07:40 volman Updated [Registration, Operator, Phase, Source, Narrative]
01-Dec-2021 08:08 volman Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Source, Narrative]
23-May-2024 06:01 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]

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