Date & Time: Jan 13, 1942
Type of aircraft:
Junkers JU.52
Operator:
Flight Phase:
Flight
Flight Type:
Military
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Bucharest – Mykolaiv
Country:
Ukraine
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
9
Crew fatalities:
9
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
9
Circumstances:
While flying along the shore, the crew encountered poor weather conditions and the aircraft crashed into the Black Sea off Odessa. No trace was found until 2009 when the wreckage was spotted at a depth of 23 meters. All nine crew members were killed.