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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 195646
Last updated: 19 January 2021
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Date:13-MAY-1934
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic BALL model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
balloon
Owner/operator:
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location: -   Russia
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Bitterfeld
Destination airport:
Narrative:
High altitude balloon "Bartsch von Eigsfeld" missing. Found crashed near russian border. Occupants died due to lack of oxygen. Body of Dr Schrenck found 15 May.

Sources:

El Orden 13 May 1934, p1/18 May 1934, p1
Jenaer Volksblatt 16 May 1934


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-May-2017 18:09 TB Added
09-Mar-2020 16:45 TB Updated [Country, Nature, Source, Narrative]

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