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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52909
Last updated: 17 August 2021
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Date:17-APR-1942
Time:14:40
Type:Silhouette image of generic ju88 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 88 A-1
Owner/operator:Erg.St./NJG 2 Luftwaffe
Registration: 6139
MSN: R4+PR
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Gilze-Rijen airfield -   Netherlands
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Gilze-Rijen airfield (base)
Destination airport:Gilze-Rijen airfield
Narrative:
Bruchlandung infolge Bedienungsfehler. Crash-landing due to pilot error.
The aircraft was totally wrecked (100%). On board was a Prüfmeister, someone responsible for the inspection of aircraft. This presumably indicates the aircraft was on a test flight. All three rest at Ysselsteyn in Limburg:

Flugzeugführer / Uffz. W. Neusser 51515/88 Luftwaffe / grave AZ-6-148
Bordfunker / Ogfr. G. Eibl 51616/98 Luftwaffe / grave AZ-6-149
Prüfmeister / P. Skoda Luftwaffe / grave AZ-6-150

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T1485&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
15-Apr-2017 18:30 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
11-Dec-2019 19:39 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]
18-Apr-2020 10:06 TigerTimon Updated [Cn, Other fatalities, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
18-Apr-2020 10:06 TigerTimon Updated [Phase]

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