ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 46442
Last updated: 28 August 2016
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Narrative:Pilot lost orientation of the aircraft and crashed with 1045km per hour against a mountain. Both occupants were killed. The aircraft exploded and was destroyed. It was the first delivered F/A-18D Hornet for the Swiss Air Force.
McDonnell Douglas F/A-18D Hornet
|Owner/operator:||Swiss Air Force|
|C/n / msn:|| SFD0001|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Crans-sur-Sierre, VS -
|Phase:|| Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)|
||Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]|
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