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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 202901
Last updated: 22 October 2019
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Date:02-JAN-1944
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic me11 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Messerschmitt Bf 110F-4
Owner/operator:10./NJG 6, Luftwaffe
Registration: 4701
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Otopeni -   Romania
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
On 2 January 1944 the Bf 110 F-4 WNr 4701 of 10./NJG 6 was damaged beyond repair (at 70%) in a crash near Otopeni, Romania. The pilot was unhurt but his radio operator, Uffz Heinz Beckhusen, was wounded.

Sources:

"Deutsche Nachtjagd Personalverluste in Ausbildung und Einsatz - fliegendes Personal -", by Michael Balss
"La chasse de nuit germano-roumaine 1943-1944", by Jean-Louis Roba and Cristian Craciunoiu. ISBN 973-97984-2-X
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Otopeni
http://www.maplandia.com/romania/bucuresti/otopeni/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Dec-2017 13:31 Laurent Rizzotti Added

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