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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 98275
Last updated: 10 February 2020
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Date:04-APR-1945
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B17 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing B-17G Flying Fortress
Owner/operator:United States Army Air Forces (USAAF)
Registration: 43-38639
C/n / msn: 9617
Fatalities:Fatalities: 9 / Occupants: 9
Other fatalities:9
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North Sea -   Atlantic Ocean
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Mid-air collision between to USAAF Boeing B-17G Flying Fortress' (43-38210 and 43-38639); both crashed into the North Sea.

Sources:

http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/db.asp
http://www.americanairmuseum.com/aircraft/12215


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Jun-2014 20:50 Uli Elch Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Damage]
01-Jun-2019 11:36 Anon. Updated [Total fatalities, Phase, Damage]
01-Jun-2019 11:38 harro Updated [Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]

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