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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 166562
Last updated: 19 November 2018
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Date:28-APR-1960
Time:day
Type:Dittmar HD.153A-1 Motor-Möwe
Owner/operator:Aero-Club Mühlheim a.d.Ruhr
Registration: D-EHYT
C/n / msn: WB-20
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Essen-Mühlheim (ESS) -   Germany
Phase:
Nature:Test
Departure airport:Essen-Mühlheim (ESS/EDLE)
Destination airport:local
Narrative:
Crashed on testflight. Designer and pilot Heini Dittmar (49) killed.

Sources:

Passauer Neue Presse 29 April 1960, p13
http://coptercrazy.brinkster.net/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-May-2014 09:42 FLYINGBROTHER1 Added
08-Oct-2014 17:29 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
24-Oct-2014 13:23 TB Updated [Operator]
13-Dec-2015 16:20 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Source]

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