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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 234030
Last updated: 15 September 2021
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Type:Baldwin Biplane
Owner/operator:Leo Hammond
Registration: 16
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Lake Michigan off Grant Park Chicago IL -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:Grant Park
Destination airport:Grant Park
Lost control and crashed into Lake Michigan from 300 ft, the pilot Leo Hammond dived into the water just before the plane crashed and saved his life. Participant in the 1911 Chicago International Aviation Meet (August 12 to August 20, 1911)


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15-Mar-2020 13:11 Cobar Added

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