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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 182912
Last updated: 24 December 2019
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Date:26-FEB-1986
Time:11:12 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SB37 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Saab AJ 37 Viggen
Owner/operator:Flygvapnet Swedish Air Force
Registration: 37044
C/n / msn: 37.044
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Lake Vänern, 13km NE Såtenäs -   Sweden
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Såtenäs (ESIB)
Destination airport:Såtenäs (ESIB)
Narrative:
Pilot from F7 was training dive attack towards a fixed target in Lake Vänern when the pilot heard a loud bang followed by an engine failure. The pilot ejected with minor back injuries. Earlier indications during maintenance had not been correctly assessed.

Sources:

Scramble
https://www.havkom.se/utredningar/militaer/haveri-med-ett-flygplan-aj-37-ur-f-7-pa-vaenerns-is (Swedish Crash Investigation)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Dec-2015 20:26 JINX Added
11-Jan-2017 13:29 TB Updated [Date, Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
29-Nov-2018 14:03 Masen63 Updated [Time, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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