Date & Time: Apr 13, 1940
Type of aircraft:
Junkers JU.52
Operator:
Registration:
CN+BS
Flight Type:
Military
Survivors:
Yes
MSN:
6402
Country:
Norway
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
0
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
The crew was on his way from Oslo to the north of Norway, taking part to an important troops movement of the German Army. Aircraft left Oslo-Fornebu in the day and followed its route to the North when the pilot encountered poor visibility due to heavy snow falls. The captain decided to make an emergency landing on an icy area located near Gullesfjordbotn. While all occupants escaped unhurt, the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.