Incident Polikarpov I-15 62, Tuesday 19 October 1937
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Date:Tuesday 19 October 1937
Type:Polikarpov I-15
Owner/operator:Fuerzas Aereas Republica Española (FARE)
Registration: 62
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Over Llanes (Asturias) -   Spain
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
I-15 Chato shot down. Only one day before the ending of all operations in the Spanish North Front and victory of the Nationalist forces. The pilot was Miguel Zambudio Martínez, shot down for twice, he could forcelanded out of airfield. The day after, he escaped to France with two other pilots flying I-15s


1.Revista Aeroplano Nº 8 "Los chatos en España (II) - La Escuadrilla "Vasca""
Estanislao Abellán Agius Pag 64
IHCA 1990
2.Osprey Publishing Aircraft of the Aces 106 "Spanish Republican Aces"
Rafael A.Permuy López

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