new Ju52 discovered in Greece

Discussion in 'Aviation' started by Junkers88A1, Jun 24, 2009.

  1. Junkers88A1

    Junkers88A1 Active Member

    Joined:
    Oct 22, 2008
    Messages:
    1,392
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    36
    Location:
    Norway
    Home Page:
    this page has lots of greek text but also english if you scroll down..and lots of high res pics.. untouched Ju 52 with guns in place..helmet and Mg 15 drums spread on the floor.. wheelchocks, fuelpump and drums in compartment behind the rear gunner..engineparts for spare engine in cargohold under floor ( wodden floor is gone )

    very nice find, i hope they will salvage it :)

    S/S Burdigala Project
     
  2. FLYBOYJ

    FLYBOYJ "THE GREAT GAZOO"
    Staff Member Moderator

    Joined:
    Apr 9, 2005
    Messages:
    23,199
    Likes Received:
    784
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Aircraft Maintenance Manager/ Flight Instructor
    Location:
    Colorado, USA
  3. Aaron Brooks Wolters

    Aaron Brooks Wolters Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 28, 2007
    Messages:
    15,719
    Likes Received:
    339
    Trophy Points:
    83
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Auto Restoration
    Location:
    Abingdon, VA.
  4. diddyriddick

    diddyriddick Active Member

    Joined:
    May 29, 2009
    Messages:
    1,388
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    36
    Location:
    Hamlet, NC, US
    Nice find! Thanks for sharing it, JU88.

    Too bad it is too deep for rec diving.
     
  5. Junkers88A1

    Junkers88A1 Active Member

    Joined:
    Oct 22, 2008
    Messages:
    1,392
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    36
    Location:
    Norway
    Home Page:
    well..i guess that is why it still has helmets and guns in place :) its to deep to be scavanged by divers..not all divers to that but unfortanly most wrecks aviable to divers will be stripped of parts sonner or later.. i just hope they will salvage it :)
     
  6. Airframes

    Airframes Benevolens Magister

    Joined:
    Aug 24, 2008
    Messages:
    47,651
    Likes Received:
    1,416
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Retired
    Location:
    Cheshire, UK
    Fascinating, thanks Mr.G.
     
  7. wheelsup_cavu

    wheelsup_cavu Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Mar 8, 2009
    Messages:
    4,530
    Likes Received:
    43
    Trophy Points:
    48
    Occupation:
    CNC Machinist/Programmer
    Location:
    Corona, California
    Home Page:
    Great find. :thumbright:


    Wheelsup
     
  8. vikingBerserker

    vikingBerserker Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Apr 10, 2009
    Messages:
    24,064
    Likes Received:
    655
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Occupation:
    Korporate Kontrolleur
    Location:
    South Carolina
    That is just so cool.
     
  9. v2

    v2 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Nov 9, 2005
    Messages:
    5,940
    Likes Received:
    624
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Cracow
  10. Dimitris Galon

    Dimitris Galon New Member

    Joined:
    Aug 5, 2009
    Messages:
    1
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    1
  11. proton45

    proton45 Member

    Joined:
    Jan 30, 2007
    Messages:
    676
    Likes Received:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    18
    Location:
    Massachusetts
    Nice...8)
     
Loading...

Share This Page