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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 137748
Last updated: 2 December 2021
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Time:15:43 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic ME08 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Messerschmitt Bf-108B-1 Taifun
Owner/operator:Swiss Air Force
Registration: A-217
MSN: 1691
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Kienholz-Brienz, BE -   Switzerland
Phase: En route
Departure airport:LSMM
Destination airport:LSMD
Lost engine 4minutes after take off in a flight from Meiringen - LSMM to Dübendorf - LSMD. Pilot decided to make an emergency landing, but touched a wooden pylon and the Taifun flipped over killing the pilot who was sole onboard. The Bf-108 was ex L5+AB from the Luftwaffe.


Revision history:

28-Jul-2011 13:47 Alpine Flight Added
30-Aug-2011 06:11 Alpine Flight Updated [Cn, Source]
30-Aug-2011 06:12 Alpine Flight Updated [Aircraft type]

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