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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 164087
Last updated: 15 January 2021
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Date:17-MAY-1972
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SB32 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Saab A 32A Lansen
Owner/operator:Flygvapnet
Registration: 32236
C/n / msn: 32.236
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Vänersnäs -   Sweden
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:ESDF
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Exercise. Two ship firing rockets at ground target. Experienced engine trouble, "powerful surge". Engine running smoothly at/below 6.300 rpm but vibrations at/over 6400. This however not enough to keep speed and altitude, pilot ejected at 200 meters. FOD damage from rocket fired by wing mate. Coded 17-45.

Sources:

flyghistoria.org (official investigation)
unknown


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Feb-2014 11:12 Masen63 Added
06-Jan-2017 17:35 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]

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