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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 223281
Last updated: 8 December 2019
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Type:Heinkel He 177 A-3
Owner/operator:3./KG 100 Luftwaffe
Registration: 535794
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Eindhoven airfield (part municipality Veldhoven), Noord-Brabant -   Netherlands
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Rheine airfield, Germany
Destination airport:Rheine airfield, Germany
The aircraft was returning from a Feindflug (operational sortie) against London when the pilot was forced to perform an emergency landing due to engine trouble.

Two crew members were wounded:
Beobachter Oblt. R. Bernitt
Bordfunker Uffz. H. Otac

The number of six crew members is based upon the usual number of crew members of an He 177.

LW Losses by Michael Balss
'The Last Blitz' for airfield

Revision history:

22-Mar-2019 08:21 TigerTimon Added
29-Jul-2019 04:54 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
08-Dec-2019 22:08 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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