Accident Heinkel He-59B-2B unknown,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 269908
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Date:Thursday 13 January 1938
Type:Heinkel He-59B-2B
Owner/operator:Legión Condor - Aviación Nacional
Registration: unknown
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Pollensa Base -   Spain
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Heinkel 59 "Zapatones" belonging to AS/88 returning to a mission to levant coast, found fog bank in the the Pollensa Base landed incorrectly and the aircraft turned over. The aircraft was destroyed and Sergeant Mechanic Harald Kahl, killed.


"Entre el añíl y el cobalto. Los Hidroaviones en la Guerra de España"
1987 Emilio Herrera Alonso - IHCA Pg 97

Revision history:

25-Nov-2021 18:45 volman Added
11-Jun-2023 10:12 TB Updated [Registration, Other fatalities, Narrative]
11-Jun-2023 16:36 TB Updated [Narrative]

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