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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 33856
Last updated: 22 June 2018
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Time:06:42 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic ALO2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sud Aviation SE 3130 Alouette II
Owner/operator:German Research Institute for Aviation (DFL)
Registration: D-HICA
C/n / msn: 1768 (C420)
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North Sea, 8 km NE Cuxhaven -   Germany
Phase: En route
Departure airport:St Michaelisdonn (EDXM)
Destination airport:St Michaelisdonn (EDXM)
Navigational flight to pilot boat "Kommodore Ruser" near lightship "Elbe I". Crashed during heavy snowfall in the North Sea at the mouth of the Elbe River (Dieksand, bei Friedrichskoog, 8 km northeastern Cuxhaven). OFw Jürgen Paul (pilot, found 13.7.1968), Dipl-Ing Rolf Kuntz (co-pilot, found 2.7.1968) died.

Hamburger Abendblatt 11.1.1968, p20/15.7.1968, p13

Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
22-Jan-2009 05:16 Mikosch Updated
09-Jul-2010 08:46 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
28-Apr-2011 16:20 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
12-Jan-2013 13:37 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Source, Narrative]

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