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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145945
Last updated: 26 December 2020
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Date:26-SEP-1971
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28-140B Cherokee
Owner/operator:Bil & Flyg i Jönköping AB
Registration: SE-FFN
C/n / msn: 28-25033
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Eastern Czechoslovakia -   Czech Republic
Phase: En route
Nature:Illegal Flight
Departure airport:Västervik, Sweden
Destination airport:Eastern Czechoslovakia
Narrative:
The flight started in Västervik, Sweden under false intentions. The purpose was to extract Pavlina Porizkova, the daughter of Mr and Mrs Porizkova who fled from Czechoslovakia to Sweden when communist regime took over the country. The two pilots, together with Mrs Porizkova, were arrested by Czech police. They was later released and the a/c was sent to Sweden by boat "brutally dismantled". Pavlina eventually joined her parents in 1974.

SF-FFN was eventually rebuilt, and re-registered in February 1975 to K.E. Rosenqvist, Malmo. Sold 02-04-1987 to Denmark and became OY-CSF.

Sources:

1. http://lae.blogg.se/2009/march/en-tjeck-cherokee.html
2. https://sv.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paulina_Porizkova
3. http://forum3.sff.n.se/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=12683
4. http://www.oy-reg.dk/register/1736.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
31-May-2012 06:20 Masen63 Added
04-Feb-2016 10:45 Dr.John Smith Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
04-Feb-2016 10:47 Dr.John Smith Updated [Damage]

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