Incident Douglas 8A-3N 392,
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Date:Friday 10 May 1940
Type:Silhouette image of generic a17 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas 8A-3N
Owner/operator:3-V-2 LvR; Wapen der Militaire Luchtvaart (ML)
Registration: 392
MSN: 392
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:behind Overgauwseweg 78, Pijnacker, Zuid-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Ypenburg airfield (takeoff at 03:55 hrs)
Destination airport:
The aircraft had taken off at 03:55 hrs together with ten other Douglas aircraft, to engage the Luftwaffe. Shot down by German Messerschmitt Me-110 planes during the German invasion.
The plane was recovered in 1981.

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(c) Harro Ranter, at Vliegend Museum Seppe (EHSE), June 21, 2008


Revision history:

21-Jun-2008 12:07 harro Added
12-Feb-2019 14:13 Cobar Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]
16-Mar-2020 12:43 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
31-Oct-2021 14:13 109 Janl Updated [Time]
31-Oct-2021 17:59 harro Updated [Embed code, Narrative, Category]

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