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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 140259
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Date:02-FEB-1938
Time:13:40 LT
Type:E.K.W. C-35
Owner/operator:Swiss Air Force
Registration: C-138
MSN: ?
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:S of Kirchberg, BE -   Switzerland
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:LSZW
Destination airport:Ey
Narrative:
Collided with a powerline during approach in a field S of Kirchberg and crashed to the ground. The pilot tried to land in the field because of the bad weather.

Both occupants escaped injured.

Sources:

"Gebrochene Flügel"

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Revision history:

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07-Dec-2011 16:18 Alpine Flight Added

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