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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 74185
Last updated: 19 June 2020
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Date:28-APR-1957
Time:afternoon
Type:Winter LF-1 Zaunkönig
Owner/operator:private
Registration: D-EBAR
C/n / msn: 3
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Braunschweig-Waggum (EDVE) -   Germany
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Demo/Airshow/Display
Departure airport:Braunschweig-Waggum (EDVE)
Destination airport:local
Narrative:
The low speed flying capability of this light plane type was being demonstrated.
During a slow run over airport at a height of about 45 feet (40m*) the aircraft stalled and crashed on the tarmac. Pilot Heinz Bär (44) killed.

Sources:

https://www.luftwaffe-experten.org/forums/index.php?app=forums&module=forums&controller=topic&id=7066
Passauer Neue Presse 30 April 1957, p2
Hamburger Abendblatt 29 April 1957*


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-May-2010 16:11 angels one five Added
24-Aug-2011 12:18 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
17-Apr-2013 03:39 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
17-Oct-2014 18:39 TB Updated [Time, Location, Narrative]
05-Nov-2014 20:09 TB Updated [Operator, Source]
05-Mar-2018 08:18 TB Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]
05-Mar-2018 08:20 TB Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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