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Last updated: 19 May 2019
Date:Monday 21 September 1992
Type:Silhouette image of generic WW24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
IAI 1124 Westwind
Operator:Air Sweden
Registration: SE-DLK
C/n / msn: 197
First flight: 1976
Engines: 2 Garrett TFE731-3-1G
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 7
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Umeċ Airport (UME) (   Sweden)
Phase: Takeoff (TOF)
Departure airport:Umeċ Airport (UME/ESNU), Sweden
Destination airport:Arvidsjaur Airport (AJR/ESNX), Sweden
Takeoff was aborted following an uncontained engine failure. Leaking fuel caught fire on the ground, causing severe damage to the aircraft fuselage.
It appeared an LPT disk had failed.

Uncontained engine failure

» World Aircraft Accident Summary - CAP 479 / Airclaims


photo of IAI-1124-Westwind-SE-DLK
accident date: 21-09-1992
type: IAI 1124 Westwind
registration: SE-DLK

This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Umeċ Airport to Arvidsjaur Airport as the crow flies is 204 km (127 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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