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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 227757
Last updated: 15 June 2020
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Date:26-AUG-1940
Time:00:35 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic ju88 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 88 A-1
Owner/operator:8./KG4 Luftwaffe
Registration: 883080
C/n / msn: 5J+ES
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:4
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Schiphol airfield -   Netherlands
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Schiphol airfield
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The Junkers Ju 88 A-1 WNr. 883149, flown by Oberleutnant R. Meissner, was taking off from Schiphol for a Feindflug (operational sortie) when it collided with Ju 88 A-1 Wnr. 883080, flown by Leutnant M. Wimmer. Both aircraft were destroyed, the Wimmer crew all surviving the accident. The pilot and his Beobachter, Feldwebel T. Kuhn, however, were injured.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T0794B&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
GQM (#1-2); TOCH (8.10.2010, Salonen)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
31-Jul-2019 06:07 TigerTimon Added
31-Jul-2019 06:07 TigerTimon Updated [Narrative]
08-Dec-2019 18:48 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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