Accident Junkers Ju-52/3mg4e DB+JY,
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Date:Saturday 13 April 1940
Type:Silhouette image of generic JU52 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Junkers Ju-52/3mg4e
Registration: DB+JY
MSN: 6657
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Hartvikvatnet, Narvik, Nordland -   Norway
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Berlin-Tempelhof Airport (THF/EDBB)
Destination airport:
Eleven Luftwaffe Ju-52/3mg4e with troops and supplies (crash-) landed on frozen lake Hartvikvatnet, 4,9 km W of Elvegardsmoen, about 20 km NNW of Narvik during the Narvik campaign. CA+JY (6657) and SE+KC (6669) managed to take off again and landed in Sweden. The other planes sank to the bottom May 1940 when ice melted. Five were salvaged during the 1983/86 period.


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