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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 147335
Last updated: 24 November 2021
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Date:03-OCT-1983
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG23 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23UB
Owner/operator:JG9 Luftstreitkräfte
Registration: 108
MSN: A-1038222
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Peenemünde -   Germany
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Peenemünde
Narrative:
Crashed into trees on approach due to wrong flap setting. OberstLtn Wolfgang Wesner and Major Heinz Steinbach killed.

Sources:

http://home.snafu.de/veith/verluste9.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Aug-2012 10:39 TB Added
06-Jan-2020 10:19 stehlik49 Updated [Operator, Operator]

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