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Last updated: 26 October 2021
Date:Thursday 19 April 1928
Type:Junkers G.24
Operator:Deutsche Lufthansa
Registration: D-946
MSN: 916
First flight: 1925
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 8
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Spaichingen (   Germany)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Zürich-Dübendorf Airport, Switzerland
Destination airport:Stuttgart-Böblingen Airport, Germany
The Junkers G.24, named "Prometheus", force landed in a wooded area near Spaichingen, Germany.
One passenger was hurt.

Forced landing outside airport

» Junkers G24 - Production Details
» Berliner Tageblatt, evening edition 19/04/1928


photo of Junkers-G-24-D-946
accident date: 19-04-1928
type: Junkers G.24
registration: D-946

This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Zürich-Dübendorf Airport to Stuttgart-Böblingen Airport as the crow flies is 145 km (91 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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