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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 170266
Last updated: 4 June 2020
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Date:04-APR-1962
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA23 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-23-150 Apache D
Owner/operator:Deutsche Pilotenschule Mannheim
Registration: D-GABE
C/n / msn: 23-843
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Mannheim (BW) -   Germany
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Mannheim/Neuostheim (EDFM) (19:02)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Twin engines airplane crashed from low altitude at outskirts of city. Post crash fire and burnt out. Crew slightly injured.

Sources:

Passauer Neue Presse 7 April 1962, p2
http://coptercrazy.brinkster.net/
Hamburger Abendblatt 5 April 1962, p28


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Oct-2014 16:48 TB Added
22-Dec-2015 19:09 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source]
25-Dec-2015 18:57 TB Updated [Date, Registration, Cn, Departure airport, Source]
29-Oct-2019 10:56 Uli Elch Updated [Location, Departure airport]

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