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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 170093
Last updated: 24 March 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic BE35 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft F35 Bonanza
Owner/operator:H.G. Haak
Registration: D-EEGK
C/n / msn: D-4299
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Gran Combin, Aosta -   Italy
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Egelsbach Airport (EDFE)
Destination airport:Nice, France
Crashed on Testa di Balme at a height of 2,740 metres in bad weather. Owner/pilot Helmut Gustav Haak (43) was en-route from Egelsbach to Nice where he intended to buy a yacht in Cannes. The wreckage was found by hunters on 30 August 1959, afternoon. Passengers Ludwig Illinger (38) and Bernhard Schwengler.


La Stampa 28 July 1959, p8...2 September 1959, p7
Passauer Neue Presse 1 September 1959, p1
SIA (date)

Revision history:

23-Sep-2014 20:43 TB Added
24-Sep-2014 09:25 TB Updated [Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative]
04-Oct-2014 21:05 TB Updated [Time, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
13-Oct-2014 15:11 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
03-Dec-2016 23:37 Dr.John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
03-Dec-2016 23:37 Dr.John Smith Updated [Narrative]
12-Nov-2017 18:17 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
12-Nov-2017 18:39 TB Updated [Source]
25-Nov-2018 19:16 TB Updated [Source]
28-Sep-2020 19:17 TB Updated [Date, Source]

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