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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 122694
Last updated: 18 January 2019
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Date:31-MAY-1948
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SB91 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
SAAB 91A Safir
Owner/operator:Bergslagens Flyg
Registration: SE-BFT
C/n / msn: 91.124
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:10 km V Skillingaryd -   Sweden
Phase: En route
Nature:International Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Gustavsvik, Örebro
Destination airport:London, UK
Narrative:
Propably lost orientation in clouds (fog), witness heard the enginge rev up, saw one wing falling from a cloud, the engine stop and the rest of the plane, in a steep angle crash into the forrest.
Pilot Tage Stċhlenberg, passenger Gösta Norlander and Jarl Skafte was killed in the crash.

Tage Stċhlenberg had, as a Lieutenant in British RAF flewn 127 missions during ww2 and saved himself with a parachute twice.

Sources:

1. http://www.vedevag.se/flyg.htm
2. https://sv.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tage_St%C3%A5hlenberg


Revision history:

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22-May-2011 13:23 Masen63 Added

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