Accident Bréguet 100HP n/a, Wednesday 7 April 1915
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Date:Wednesday 7 April 1915
Time:12:15
Type:Bréguet 100HP
Owner/operator:Escuela de Aeronáutica Militar (EAM)
Registration: n/a
MSN: n/a
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Molina area -   Chile
Phase:
Nature:Military
Departure airport:San Rafael, Curicó
Destination airport:
Narrative:
"Bi-plane Breguet 100HP" crashed near La Granja, near Curicó during emergency landing on a reconnaissance flight due to engine failure at 900 meters. Ten Tucapel Ponce Arellano (24) and Ten Emilio Berguño Meneses (23).

Note: Ten Brandemburg in an accident at Escuela de Aviación, no further details (L.M. 27 NOV 1915).

Sources:

La Nación (Santiago) 8 April 1957, p6
La Mañana (Talca) 8 April 1915/10 April 1915, p1 (photos)
https://web.molina.cl/?page_id=512
ACCORDING TO THE SOURCES AND PHOTOS, A BIPLANE BREGUET 100HP CRASHED

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Apr-2024 17:17 TB Updated [Aircraft type]
17-May-2024 15:53 TB Updated [Source]
17-May-2024 16:44 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative]
17-May-2024 17:42 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
17-May-2024 18:38 TB Updated [Source]
18-May-2024 16:46 TB Updated [Narrative]

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