Accident Bleriot Monoplane , Sunday 19 April 1914
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Date:Sunday 19 April 1914
Type:Bleriot Monoplane
Owner/operator:Francois Deroye
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Buc, Yvelines 78 -   France
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:Buc
Destination airport:Buc
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Midair collision during an air race. While overtaking Deroye in a monoplane, the Bleriot Torpille monoplane of Bidot hit its tail. Deroye lost control crashed and the aircraft caught fire, killing the pilot François Deroye and his passenger Marcel Dablin. The Bleriot also crashed out of control, badly injuring the pilot Andre Bidot and his passenger M.Pellato


Het nieuws van den dag : kleine courant

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