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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 166084
Last updated: 21 February 2021
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Time:c. 09.45
Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-232
Owner/operator:SAS Scandinavian Airlines
Registration: OY-KAT
C/n / msn: 3192
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: None
Location:50 km south-west of Malmų -   Denmark
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Copenhagen - CPH
Destination airport:Rome - FCO
The plane was near a mid-air collision while climbing to cruise altitude. SK681 was warned by the ATC that there was a plane on collision course and was propted to take evasive action. The SAS crew saw then the plane that appreared to be a russian Ilyushin 20M surveillance aircraft passing just 90 meters away from the SAS plane when it should have been minimum 300 meters. This is considered to be a very serious incident.



Photo of OY-KAT courtesy

Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)
12 April 2019; (c) Pertti Sipilä

Revision history:

09-May-2014 06:48 whiteshark Added
09-May-2014 06:51 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]

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