Accident Handley Page Halifax Mk II JP244,
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Date:Sunday 29 October 1944
Type:Silhouette image of generic hlfx model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Handley Page Halifax Mk II
Owner/operator:148 Sqn RAF
Registration: JP244
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Bize, in the mountains of Martanesh -   Albania
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Brindisi, Italy
Destination airport:
After the plane had dropped supplies to the Biza valley in Albania, on turning west to return to Italy, it clipped the top of the mountain and crashed, killing the crew.
The wreckage of the plane was found in the year 2014.


Revision history:

09-Mar-2015 17:33 gerard57 Added
02-Jun-2015 13:54 BlB Updated [Operator]
30-Aug-2020 10:46 gerard57 Updated [Registration, Source]

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