Austria Press Agency


The Austria Press Agency (German: Austria Presse Agentur, APA) is the national news agency[1] and the leading information provider in Austria. It is owned by Austrian newspapers and the national broadcaster ORF.



Date Name Location Circumstances
6 June 1968 Dieter Kasper Vienna, Austria Died when a balloon he was on struck the Danube Tower as he covered a Pro Juventute meeting in Vienna.[2][3]

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  1. ^ "Science News ? Overview of Science Reporting in the EU" (PDF). EU. 2007. Retrieved 5 October 2013.
  2. ^ "Investigation report (German)" (PDF). Ministry of Transport. Archived from the original (PDF) on 7 December 2011. Retrieved 1 August 2016.
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