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Date:Friday 15 April 1921
Type:Curtiss ?
Owner/operator:Curtiss ?
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Ancón -   Peru
Departure airport:Ancón
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Hydroplane crashed from 50 meters at fundo Copacabana after a breakdown and was wrecked. Pilot Juan Leguía Swayne (21) and mechanic Walter Simmons not injured.

Note: hydroplane "120" flight Ancón-Salaverry. US pilot Brodley and Juan Leguía (E.D. 19 FEB 1921, p2); Leguía with hydroplane "Farman de 360 caballos" on raid Ancón-New York (via Paita, Buenaventura) (E.D. 4 MAR 1921, p2)


El Deber (Arequipa) 16 April 1921, p2

Revision history:

20-Feb-2024 09:35 TB Added
21-Feb-2024 18:32 TB Updated [Narrative]
21-Feb-2024 19:15 TB Updated [Narrative]
22-Feb-2024 18:41 TB Updated [Narrative]
22-Feb-2024 20:39 TB Updated [Narrative]

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