Date & Time: Jul 24, 1940
Type of aircraft:
Heinkel He.111
Operator:
Flight Phase:
Flight
Flight Type:
Military
Survivors:
No
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
4
Crew fatalities:
4
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
4
Circumstances:
While approaching the British coast, the twin engine aircraft was shot down by the British Flak and crashed into the Firth of Forth, off Edinburgh. All four crew members were killed.
Probable cause:
Shot down by the British Flak.