Date & Time: Aug 20, 1919
Type of aircraft:
De Havilland DH.4
Operator:
Registration:
AS-30992
Flight Phase:
Flight
Flight Type:
Military
Site:
Plain
Country:
Mexico
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Pilot was performing a training flight at the border between US and Mexico. In flight, engine failed and the pilot was forced to make an emergency landing in Baja California, Mexico. Aircraft crashed in the region of Tijuana. While the pilot was uninjured, aircraft was damaged beyond repair.
Probable cause:
Engine failure.