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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 234136
Last updated: 5 June 2020
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Date:17-APR-1910
Time:01:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic BALL model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Gas Balloon “Delitzsch”
Owner/operator:
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Reichensachsen -   Germany
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Bitterfeld
Destination airport:
Narrative:
exploded in mid air after a lightning strike and crashed from 600 m, killing the four occupants, Karl Luft, Leuchsering, Graupner and Höcker.

Sources:

Rotterdamsch nieuwsblad
20-04-1910


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Mar-2020 15:48 Cobar Added
20-Mar-2020 13:38 Cobar Updated [Aircraft type, Nature]

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