Date & Time: Mar 1, 1941 at 1550 LT
Type of aircraft:
Junkers JU.52
Operator:
Registration:
D-AQUB
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Narvik – Trondheim
MSN:
5751
YOM:
1937
Country:
Norway
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
6
Pax fatalities:
3
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
3
Circumstances:
While landing on the Hommelvik Bay, east of Trondheim, the floatplane hit a dune and took off again. At a height of 4-5 meters, it plunged into the water, lost its both floats and sunk. Three passengers were drowned and the aircraft was lost.