Accident Hawker Hurricane Mk I 10,
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Date:Tuesday 5 March 1940
Type:Silhouette image of generic HURI model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Hawker Hurricane Mk I
Owner/operator:Royal Romanian Air Force
Registration: 10
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Pipera airfield, near Bucharest -   Romania
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:Pipera
Destination airport:Pipera
Cpt. av. Gheorghe Drăgănescu from Escadrila 53 Vânătoare was demonstrating slow rolls at low altitude when lost control and crashed.

Mirosław Wawrzyński. Huragan nad Konstancą i Odesą. Escadrila 53 Vânătoare w walkach 1941 r. // Militaria i Fakty 2006-03 (34). — s. 5.

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04-Feb-2022 07:09 nempobur Added

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