Accident Albatros Zweidecker MZ 2 'Westpreussen' ,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 233475
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Date:Friday 7 February 1913
Type:Albatros Zweidecker MZ 2 'Westpreussen'
Owner/operator:Marine-Fliegerabteilung (German Naval aviation)
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Baltic sea off Zoppot, Danzig-Westpreussen (now Sopot, PL) -   Germany
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Danzig now Gdansk Poland
Destination airport:Putzig now Puck Poland
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Lost a wing in flight and crashed into the Baltic from a height of 150 mtrs killing the Cpt lt Janetzky and engineer Dieckmann.
The aircraft was named “West Preussen”


Provinciale Overijsselsche en Zwolsche courant

Revision history:

02-Mar-2020 20:31 Cobar Added
05-Mar-2020 23:11 Cobar Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport]
06-Mar-2020 14:21 Cobar Updated [Location, Narrative]
28-Mar-2020 17:32 Cobar Updated [Aircraft type]
06-Jun-2022 15:37 Ron Averes Updated [Operator]
06-Jun-2022 15:38 Ron Averes Updated [Operator]
05-Jul-2022 02:31 Ron Averes Updated [Location]
09-Mar-2024 18:15 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type]

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