Arado Ar 96B-1 Storavatnet, Bømlo

1./JG 5 PI+OT WNr.4246 13.03 1943

On its way to Sola from Herdla it received engine problems. The pilot, Obergefreiter Fritz Mühlberger made a forced landing on lake Storavatnet by Bremnes where it soon sank to the bottom. The aircraft was recovered in 1992 and is now under restoration at Flyhistorisk museum Sola.

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