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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 146636
Last updated: 22 May 2018
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Type:Percival Proctor 5
Registration: G-A...
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Nürnberg (NUE) -   Germany
Departure airport:Nürnberg (NUE)
Destination airport:
Crashed on demostration flight shortly after take-off while possibly attempted to return after engine failure. Pilot Karl Bott was allowed to fly the aircraft and another pilot Hans Röthlesberger was a Swiss citizen. There were two more pilots (Willy Döring, Eugen Kießkalt) on board as passengers. Airrang (Fritz Rang, Nürnberg). Bott ferried this Proctor recently from London to Nürnberg for scenic flights. Possibly G-A... registered, not D-E...


Passauer Neue Presse 1.9.1955, p5
Hamburger Abendblatt 31 August 1955, p14

Revision history:

06-Jul-2012 10:46 TB Added
11-Dec-2015 16:05 TB Updated [Registration, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
21-Feb-2017 06:14 sparrow9 Updated [Registration, Narrative]
01-Mar-2018 09:49 TB Updated [Registration, Narrative]

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