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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 17387
Last updated: 15 September 2021
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Type:Blériot XI monoplane
Owner/operator:John Moisant
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Harahan near New Orleans, Louisiana -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:City Park, New Orleans
Destination airport:Harahan
Moisant was caught in a gust of wind and thrown from his Blériot XI monoplane.He fell about 25 feet, killing him. The aircraft crashed. He was making a preparatory flight in his attempt to win the 1910 Michelin Cup.Pilot John Moisant


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Revision history:

08-Apr-2008 07:16 Bleiente Added
20-Mar-2020 12:04 Cobar Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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