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Last updated: 24 October 2021
Date:Friday 12 April 1940
Type:Silhouette image of generic JU52 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju-52/3m
Registration: registration unknown
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Einfeld (   Germany)
Phase: Takeoff (TOF)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Upon takeoff, the plane failed to gain enough altitude. It overflew a forest but crashed on agricultural land.
Two crew members died in the crash. The plane had as destination Norway.


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