ASN Aircraft accident Junkers Ju-52/3mge D-APOO Tabarz
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Date:Sunday 1 November 1936
Type:Silhouette image of generic JU52 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju-52/3mge
Operator:Deutsche Lufthansa
Registration: D-APOO
MSN: 5506
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Passengers:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 10
Total:Fatalities: 10 / Occupants: 13
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Tabarz (   Germany)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Frankfurt Rhein-Main Airport (FRA/EDDF), Germany
Destination airport:Erfurt Airport (ERF/EDDE), Germany
The Junkers Ju-52/3mge named "Heinrich Kroll" crashed into mountains en route and caught fire.

» Jenaer Volksblatt November 1936


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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Frankfurt Rhein-Main Airport to Erfurt Airport as the crow flies is 200 km (125 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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