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Criminal Occurrence
Last updated: 22 October 2016
Date:lundi 16 juin 1952
Type/Sous-type:Silhouette image of generic CAT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Consolidated PBY-5A Canso (Tp47)
Compagnie:Svensk Flygvapnet (Swedish Air Force)
Immatriculation: 47002
Numéro de série:
Année de Fabrication:
Equipage:victimes: 0 / à bord: 5
Passagers:victimes: 0 / à bord: 0
Total:victimes: 0 / à bord: 5
Dégats de l'appareil: Perte Totale
Conséquences: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Lieu de l'accident:Baltic Sea (   Océan Atlantique)
Phase de vol: En vol (ENR)
Aéroport de départ:Stockholm/Hägernäs F-2 Air Base, Suède
Aéroport de destination:Stockholm/Hägernäs F-2 Air Base, Suède
Two Tp47 (PBY-5A) flying boats were sent from Hägernäs Air Force/Naval Rescue Station to search for a Swedish Air Force C-47 that had gone missing in the area on June 13.
Both flying boats were fired upon, starting around 04:15 by a Soviet MiG-15 fighter. One Tp47 was hit several times and force-landed near the German freighter Münsterland around 04:20 with one engine working. The pilot and navigator were injured. The crew were rescued by the freighter but the Canso sank.

» SwAF news 2002
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