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Last updated: 23 March 2019
Date:Wednesday 18 March 1953
Type:Silhouette image of generic JU52 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju-52/3m
Operating for:Kasernierte Volkspolizei (KVP) Luft
Leased from:Soviet Air Force
Registration: registration unknown
C/n / msn:
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 11 / Occupants: 11
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:nr Cottbus-Drewitz Airport (CBU) (   Germany)
Phase: Initial climb (ICL)
Departure airport:Cottbus-Drewitz Airport (CBU/EDCD), Germany
Destination airport:?
Crashed shortly after takeoff and burned out.

» Passauer Neue Presse 31.3.1953, p2


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