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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 234265
Last updated: 29 August 2021
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Date:19-APR-1914
Time:
Type:Bleriot Monoplane
Owner/operator:Francois Deroye
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Buc, Verailles -   France
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Demo/Airshow/Display
Departure airport:Buc
Destination airport:Buc
Narrative:
Midair collision during an air race. While overtaking Deroye in a monoplane, the Bleriot Torpille monoplane of Bidot hit its tail. Deroye lost control crashed and the aircraft caught fire, killing the pilot François Deroye and his passenger Marcel Dablin. The Bleriot also crashed out of control, badly injuring the pilot Andre Bidot and his passenger M.Pellato

Sources:

Het nieuws van den dag : kleine courant
21-04-1914
https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/d/d1/1A1182101XXXVII063_%2815391350802%29.jpg


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