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Accident description
Last updated: 14 December 2017
Status:
Date:Friday 7 November 1941
Type:Silhouette image of generic JU52 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju-52/3mce
Operator:Aero OY
Registration: OH-LAK
C/n / msn: 4014
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 16
Airplane damage: None
Airplane fate: Repaired
Location:off Turku [Gulf of Finland] (   Finland)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:Helsinki-Malmi Airport (HEM/EFHF), Finland
Destination airport:Stockholm-Bromma Airport (BMA/ESSB), Sweden
Narrative:
The float-equipped "Sampo" made an emergency landing in the sea after all three engines quit due to problems with fuel quality. Two persons drowned while trying to swim to safety.

Sources:
» Correio da Manhă 9 November 1941, p5
» Finnish general aviation accident database


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Distance from Helsinki-Malmi Airport to Stockholm-Bromma Airport as the crow flies is 406 km (254 miles).
Accident location: Global; accuracy within tens or hundreds of kilometers.

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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