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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 182911
Last updated: 30 May 2019
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Date:22-AUG-1978
Time:15:03
Type:Silhouette image of generic SB37 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Saab AJ 37 Viggen
Owner/operator:Saab
Registration: 37-8
C/n / msn: 37-8
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:N Åtvidaberg -   Sweden
Phase: En route
Nature:Test
Departure airport:Linköping (ESSL)
Destination airport:Linköping (ESSL)
Narrative:
CNK Oil-fed fire in the engine compartment, controls affected. Saab test pilot ejected with minor injuries.

Sources:

Scramble
https://www.havkom.se/assets/reports/RM-1978_6-JA-37.pdf (Crash investigation, swedish)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Dec-2015 20:26 JINX Added
11-Jan-2017 13:27 TB Updated [Date, Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
14-Jan-2017 20:24 Anon. Updated [Source]
27-Nov-2018 15:46 Masen63 Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
28-Nov-2018 09:07 Masen63 Updated [Source]

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