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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 76323
Last updated: 3 December 2021
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Date:09-MAY-1969
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic P149 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piaggio P-149D
Owner/operator:Luftwaffe
Registration: 91+97
MSN: 283
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Geisenfeld -   Germany
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:SU
Departure airport:Manching
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed on a military drill ground near Geisenfeld after hit by object (3.).
Flew into cargo parachute of a Luftwaffe Transall C-160 during making of a film. The pilot (HFw, 47) and two civil camera operators were killed (2.). Luftwaffe FWP-149 suffered 19 accidents (1958-1977), in which 18 occupants were killed and 21 injured.

Sources:

1. https://www.flugzeugforum.de//bw-kennungen-seit-1968-a-62214-12.html
2. http://www.jabog49.de/_05%20Flugzeuge/Piaggio%20P%20149%20D.pdf
3. Hamburger Abendblatt 10.5.1969, p36


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Aug-2010 10:37 TB Added
30-Dec-2010 11:42 TB Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]
02-Jan-2011 09:14 TB Updated [Narrative]
10-Apr-2011 17:48 TB Updated [Source]
15-Apr-2011 13:09 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
16-Apr-2011 05:40 TB Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
16-Apr-2011 05:41 TB Updated [Narrative]
18-Apr-2011 16:51 TB Updated [Narrative]
31-Dec-2012 14:04 TB Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
05-Jul-2021 06:31 TB Updated [Operator]

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