Date & Time: Apr 7, 1941
Type of aircraft:
Lockheed 10 Electra
Operator:
Registration:
YU-SBD
Flight Phase:
Flight
Survivors:
Yes
MSN:
1136
YOM:
1937
Country:
Greece
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
7
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Flying along the west coast of Greece on a flight from Belgrade, the twin engine aircraft was mistakenly shot down by a British ship in the harbor of Preveza. The crew was able to make an emergency landing near Preveza. While all nine occupants were unhurt, the aircraft was written off.
Probable cause:
Shot down by fire.