ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 193899
Last updated: 11 September 2021
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Type:Silhouette image of generic ME09 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Messerschmitt Bf 109E-1
Owner/operator:1./JG 52 Luftwaffe
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Hockenheim, Baden-Württemberg -   Germany
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
During a training flight two Bf 109 E-1 of 1./JG 52 collided in the air south of Ludwigshafen. One crashed and burned near Hockenheim after its pilot had baled out unhurt. The other pilot managed to reach Lachen-Speyerdorf airfield and to crash-land here. He was also unhurt but his fighter was also wrecked.

“The Battle of France Then and Now”, by Peter D. Cornwell. ISBN 9-781870-067652,8.547222/@49.318056,8.547222,11120m/data=!4m2!2m1!4b1?dg=dbrw&newdg=1

Related books:

Revision history:

01-Mar-2017 17:51 Laurent Rizzotti Added
26-Jan-2020 16:58 stehlik49 Updated [Operator, Operator]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description