ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 89347
Last updated: 21 October 2014
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Date:18-JUL-1915
Time:06:00
Type:Farman HF22/23
Owner/operator:Marinen (Swedish Marine)
Registration: S 54
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Stumholmen, Karlskrona -   Sweden
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Ystad, Sweden
Destination airport:Karlskrona, Sweden
Narrative:
Plane approach the surface with engine on idle, hit by wind and tilts forward. The pilot Sven Malmqvist is thrown out of the plane form approx 50 m. The plane gets inverted an the wings breaks off. The plane hits water just after Rolf Hamilton is also thrown out of the plane. Malmqvist is found dead, Hamilton declared dead when he arrives at hospital. First aviation accident with more than one person killed in Sweden.

Sources:
http://www.flyghistoria.org/kronologi/1910_1919.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Jan-2011 15:14 Masen63 Added
23-Jan-2011 02:57 Masen63 Updated [Time, Registration, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Narrative]
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