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Last updated: 1 December 2021
Date:Wednesday 4 September 1946
Type:Focke-Wulf Fw 200A-05
Operator:Det Danske Luftfartselskab - DDL
Registration: OY-DEM
MSN: 2993
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:London-Northolt Airport (NHT) (   United Kingdom)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:København-Kastrup Airport (CPH/EKCH), Denmark
Destination airport:London-Northolt Airport (NHT/EGWU), United Kingdom
Damaged beyond repair in crosswind landing.


photo of Focke-Wulf-Fw-200A-05-OY-DEM
accident date: 04-09-1946
type: Focke-Wulf Fw 200A-05
registration: OY-DEM

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 København-Kastrup Airport to London-Northolt Airport as the crow flies is 965 km (603 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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