Accident Farman Biplane , Wednesday 1 April 1914
ASN logo
 
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:Wednesday 1 April 1914
Time:
Type:Farman Biplane
Owner/operator:Farman
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Reims -   France
Phase: Approach
Nature:Test
Departure airport:Reims
Destination airport:Riems
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Lost control at 300 m due to a gust of wind, while in a spiraling descent and crashed into a pylon, catching fire, killing the pilot Pierre Testulat and mechanic Clement Avigny.

Sources:

Haagsche courant
03-04-1914

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Mar-2020 11:12 Cobar Added

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description

The Aviation Safety Network is an exclusive service provided by:
Quick Links:

CONNECT WITH US: FSF on social media FSF Facebook FSF Twitter FSF Youtube FSF LinkedIn FSF Instagram

©2024 Flight Safety Foundation

1920 Ballenger Av, 4th Fl.
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
www.FlightSafety.org