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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 238318
Last updated: 28 November 2021
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Date:16-MAY-1940
Time:17:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic H111 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Heinkel He 111P
Owner/operator:Luftwaffe
Registration: 1G+HAT
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Kemleten-Winterthur -   Switzerland
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Baltringen
Destination airport:Baltringen
Narrative:
The aircraft encountered severe icing conditions. The pilot lost orientation and was attacked by Swiss fighters. Two crew-members bailed out. The pilot crash-landed the aircraft at Kemleten-Winterthur, where it nearly burnt out completely. The remaining two crew-members fled.

Sources:

https://warbird.ch/wb-events/erfolgreiche-luftverteidigung/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Jul-2020 12:58 Alpine Flight Added

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