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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 16440
Last updated: 21 October 2018
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Date:11-DEC-1970
Time:01:25
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA32 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-32-260 Cherokee Six
Owner/operator:Vikingfly
Registration: LN-BFG
C/n / msn: 32-1265
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Stortind, Sandnessjøen -   Norway
Phase: Approach
Nature:Ambulance
Departure airport:Bronnoysund
Destination airport:Sandnessjoen
Narrative:
Crashed into the mountain Stortind when it was going to land on Stokka airport in Sandnessjoen. The pilot and the three passengers died.

Sources:

Norwegian Civil Aircraft since 1919 / K. Hagby, 1980 (ISBN 0 904597 2 7)
johan glaestad son of one of the passengers who died
ABC (Madrid) 12 December 1970, p39
Dagbladet 11 December 1970, p1
https://www.nrk.no/nordland/xl/ferden-som-endte-i-fjellet-1.13821141


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Mar-2008 13:00 ASN archive Added
07-Jul-2008 11:43 glaestad Updated
07-Jul-2008 11:43 harro Updated
19-Jun-2017 20:26 TB Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]
09-Sep-2017 17:55 TB Updated [Phase, Source]
17-Dec-2017 08:05 asyl Updated [Source]

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