Accident Nord 2501D Noratlas 52+57,
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Date:Wednesday 12 February 1969
Type:Silhouette image of generic NORA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Nord 2501D Noratlas
Registration: 52+57
MSN: D066
Engine model:Bristol Hercules 739
Fatalities:Fatalities: 10 / Occupants: 13
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:1 km S of Erding Air Base -   Germany
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Erding Air Base (ETSE)
Destination airport:Köln/Bonn Airport (CGN/EDDK)
The Noratlas transport plane operated on a flight from Neubiberg to Köln via Erding. Eyewitnesses reported the plane entered a zone of heavy snow storm after taking off from Erding. The airplane crashed into a farm house, killing 10 occupants of the airplane and a young girl inside the house.
The pilot and the navigator survived. The pilot was reportedly later killed in the fatal crash of the Noratlas 52+79 near Königsdorf, November 19, 1970.


Hamburger Abendblatt 13.2.69



photo (c) Thomas Brügge; near Erding AB; 28 July 2010

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