Narrative:Shot down by a Bristol Beaufighter.
|Date:||27 SEP 1944|
|Type:||Focke-Wulf Fw 200|
|C/n / msn:|| |
|First flight:|| |
|Crew:||Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5|
|Total:||Fatalities: 9 / Occupants: 9 |
|Airplane damage:|| Written off|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||off Dijon (France)
|Phase:|| En route (ENR)|
|Nature:||International Scheduled Passenger|
|Departure airport:||Stuttgart-Echterdingen Airport (STR/EDDS), Germany|
|Destination airport:||Barcelona Airport (BCN/LEBL), Spain|
This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not
display the exact flight path.
Distance from Stuttgart-Echterdingen Airport to Barcelona Airport as the crow flies is 988 km (617 miles).
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.