Incident balloon , Monday 24 June 1935
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Date:Monday 24 June 1935
Time:c. 04:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic BALL model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Ostend, West Flanders -   Belgium
Departure airport:Gelsenkirchen (23 June evening)
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
"Essen II" caught by gust on landing and capsized 200 meters from shore. Occupants rescued. Ballon salvaged.


Jenaer Volksblatt 24 June 1935

Revision history:

20-Mar-2020 19:23 TB Added
20-Mar-2020 19:26 TB Updated [Damage, Narrative]
19-Mar-2022 04:36 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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