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Crash of a Junkers JU.86K in Göteborg

Date & Time: Nov 8, 1955
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
F14-23
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
MSN:
161
YOM:
1937
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
0
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Crash landed in Torslanda Airport for unknown reason. There were no casualties but the aircraft was written off.

Crash of a Junkers JU.86K in Ronneby

Date & Time: Jan 18, 1947
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
156
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Ronneby - Ronneby
MSN:
156
YOM:
1937
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
The crew was performing a training flight in Ronneby, consisting of touch and goes. On touchdown, the aircraft bounced and the crew increased power but the left engine did not response properly, maybe due to a magneto issue. The aircraft lost height and hit the ground, causing the left main gear to roll in the snow for about twenty meters. The plane then gain height, veered to the left, hit trees and crashed in a field. Both pilots were unhurt while the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.

Crash of a Junkers JU.86-E8 in Genas: 7 killed

Date & Time: Jun 17, 1944
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Site:
MSN:
124
YOM:
1937
Location:
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
7
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
7
Circumstances:
The twin engine aircraft crashed in unknown circumstances in Azieu, near Genas, in the suburb of Lyon. All seven crew members were killed.
Crew:
Obf Rudolph Ponitzer,
radio operator,
observer,
engineer,
gunner,
two radio pupils.

Crash of a Junkers JU.86-E8 in Lyon-Bron: 7 killed

Date & Time: Apr 5, 1944
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
CU+NJ
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
MSN:
3077
Location:
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
7
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
7
Circumstances:
The twin engine aircraft was completing a liaison flight when approaching the Lyon-Bron Airport, it was shot down by the pilot of a fighter from the allied force. The aircraft crashed in a huge explosion near the airport and was destroyed by impact forces and post crash fire. All seven occupants were killed, among them the pilot Franz Wolf, one radio navigator, one engineer and four radio pupils.
Probable cause:
Shot down.

Crash of a Junkers JU.86z-2 in Konstanz: 6 killed

Date & Time: Jul 20, 1939 at 1850 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
HB-IXA
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
Vienna – Zurich
MSN:
951
YOM:
1939
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
4
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
6
Circumstances:
While approaching Konstanz, the left engine failed. The crew reduced his altitude in an attempt to make an emergency landing in an open field. During the last turn completed at a height of some 150 feet, the aircraft banked left, stalled and crashed, killing all six occupants.
Crew:
Walter Ackermann, pilot,
Anton Mannhart, radio navigator.
Probable cause:
Engine failure. The accident apparently resulted from a loss of flying speed during a one-engine operation, and as HB-IXA was making a left turn with its undercarriage extended. A recovery was also impossible due to the low distance separating the aircraft from the ground.

Crash of a Junkers JU.86Z-1 in Pampa de Camarones

Date & Time: Mar 14, 1939
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
CC-LAN
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
Yes
Site:
Schedule:
Arica – Iquique
MSN:
220
YOM:
1937
Country:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
5
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
En route, the pilot encountered technical problems and attempted to make an emergency landing in a desert area located in Pampa de Camarones, some 50 km south of Arica. All six occupants escaped uninjured while the twin engine aircraft was damaged beyond repair.
Crew:
Hector Lopehandía, pilot.
Probable cause:
Unknown technical failure.

Crash of a Junkers JU.86K-4 off Trelleborg: 3 killed

Date & Time: May 18, 1938
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
154
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
MSN:
154
YOM:
1937
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
3
Circumstances:
The aircraft was on its delivery to the Swedish Air Force from Dessau to Sweden. While flying off Trelleborg, the twin engine aircraft went out of control and crashed in unknown circumstances in the Baltic Sea. All three crew were killed.

Crash of a Junkers JU.86 Z-5 near Juba

Date & Time: Jul 29, 1937
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
ZS-AJE
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Site:
MSN:
258
YOM:
1937
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
The crew was performing a delivery flight to South Africa when an unknown situation forced the pilot to attempt an emergency landing in a desert area located some 70 miles east of Juba. Sudan. While both crew were unhurt, the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.