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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 170624
Last updated: 11 November 2021
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Date:10-OCT-1959
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic J3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper J-3C-85 Cub
Owner/operator:private
Registration: D-EHIL
MSN: 12558/12386
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Spaichingen -   Germany
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Banner and glider towing
Departure airport:Spaichingen
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed into forest from 200 meters altitude while towing glider. Caught fire.

Sources:

Passauer Neue Presse 12 October 1959, p2
http://coptercrazy.brinkster.net/
ex.USAAF/44-80262.


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Oct-2014 12:58 TB Added
13-Dec-2015 18:48 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source]
01-Aug-2019 15:59 A.J.Scholten Updated [Source]

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