Accident Polikarpov I-15 Unknown, Thursday 7 October 1937
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Date:Thursday 7 October 1937
Time:
Type:Polikarpov I-15
Owner/operator:Fuerzas Aereas Republica Española (FARE)
Registration: Unknown
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:near Gijón -   Spain
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
I-15 Chato shot down by AA gun fire during an attack on enemy positions. The pilot was Primitivo Oreja Moreno. His fate is unknown

Sources:

Revista Aeroplano Nº 8 "Los Chatos en España II - La Escuadrilla Vasca"
Estanislao Abellán Agius
IHCA 1990 Pag 64

Revision history:

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19-Jan-2022 20:14 volman Added

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