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Last updated: 15 August 2021
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Date:22-JAN-1944
Time:early mornin
Type:Silhouette image of generic ju88 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 88A
Owner/operator:4./KG 6 Luftwaffe
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Nachtlandeplatz Peest (airfield) -   Netherlands
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Le Culot airfield, Belgium
Destination airport:Vechta airfield, Germany
Narrative:
Upon returning from an operational sortie against London as part of Operation Steinbock, the Junkers, who was on its way to Vechta airfield, was put down after the crew had gotten off course.
Probably due to braking too hard, the aircraft tipped over, ending up on both its propellors, with the tail in the air.

Sources:

book 'Vliegvelden in Oorlogstijd'


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-May-2019 19:22 TigerTimon Added
24-Dec-2019 19:51 stehlik49 Updated [Operator, Operator]

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