Date & Time: Jun 13, 1931
Type of aircraft:
Dornier Do B Merkur
Operator:
Registration:
D-1455
Flight Phase:
Flight
Survivors:
No
MSN:
177
YOM:
1928
Country:
Germany
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
2
Pax on board:
2
Pax fatalities:
2
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
4
Circumstances:
En route, crew encountered poor weather conditions with low visibility. He turn around for about thirty minutes when at a height of 300 feet, aircraft went out of control and dove into the ground following an engine failure. All four occupants were killed. Aircraft was christened 'Weissfuchs'.
Probable cause:
Engine failure.