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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 234170
Last updated: 5 June 2020
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Date:03-APR-1910
Time:13:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic BALL model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Gas Balloon “Pommern”
Owner/operator:
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sassnitz -   Germany
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Stettin
Destination airport:Stettin
Narrative:
After ascending hit Telegraph wires and a factory chimney, badly injuring two of the occupants and making the ship uncontrollable. Drifting on the wind the craft eventually crashed into the sea near Sassnitz, drowning three persons. Delbrück, Benduhn and Hein. Semmelhack survived.

Sources:

Algemeen Handelsblad
04-04-1910


Revision history:

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20-Mar-2020 14:01 Cobar Added

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