Accident Vertol/Weserflug H-21C PA+217,
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Date:Wednesday 14 January 1959
Time:c. 11:30
Type:Vertol/Weserflug H-21C
Registration: PA+217
Fatalities:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 8
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Schwarzenborn/Knüll -   Germany
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Fritzlar Army Air Field
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crashed on Knüll mountain (634 m) in fog. The helicopter was involved in SAR mission for a crashed Heeresflieger Dornier Do-27 (PG+104). Pilot Hptm Josef Kleppmeier (41).


Revision history:

15-Jul-2010 08:19 TB Added
15-Jul-2010 08:56 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
15-Jul-2010 09:24 TB Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]
09-May-2011 16:11 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
24-Jul-2012 03:28 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
19-Jan-2019 12:38 gerard57 Updated [Source]
14-Mar-2022 21:09 TB Updated [Operator]

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