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History[]

Ordered, along with Werk Nr 2993, by the Danish DDL (Det Danske Luftfartselskab) on 5 March 1938,[2] Werk Nr 2894 was delivered on 14 July, recieving registration OY-DAM and the name Dania.[3]

Renamed Wolf[4] after being seized while on British soil, following the German invasion of Denmark in 1940, the aircraft was briefly operated by BOAC as G-AGAY. Later impressed into RAF service as DX177,[5] the aircraft was flown in the UK until it crashed at White Waltham on 12 July 1941, [6] before being scrapped in Jan 1942.[7]

Notes[]

  1. Listed on Luftwaffe Warplanes Survivors as Werk Nr 2984.

Sources[]

  1. http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Focke-Wulf_Fw_200_OY-DAM_Dania.jpg
  2. Selgado, Juan-Carlos. Focke-Wulf Fw 200 Condor - The Airliner that went to War. Cheveron Publishing Ltd. 2008. ISBN 978 1 90322 96 3. Page 12
  3. Selgado, Juan-Carlos. Page 29
  4. Selgado, Juan-Carlos. Page 119
  5. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Focke-Wulf_Fw_200_Condor
  6. http://www.oy-reg.dk/register/1814.html
  7. Luftwaffe Warplane Survivors
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