Accident Junkers G.24bi D-903, Wednesday 6 November 1929
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Date:Wednesday 6 November 1929
Type:Silhouette image of generic jg24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Junkers G.24bi
Owner/operator:Deutsche Lufthansa
Registration: D-903
MSN: 911
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:3 km NNE of Godstone, Surrey -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:London-Croydon Airport (-/-)
Destination airport:Amsterdam-Schiphol Municipal Airport (AMS/EHAM)
A Junkers G.24bi passenger plane, named "Oberschlesien", crashed into trees on a hill at Marden Park, Surrey and caught fire.
The flight was returning to Croydon in thick fog at the time of the accident.


Flight 15 Nov 1929
List of passengers and crew on board D-903


  • 5th worst accident in 1929
  • worst accident of this aircraft type
  • worst accident of this aircraft type at the time



photo (c) Bob Hobbs / NA3T; Austria

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