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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 192605
Last updated: 17 August 2020
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Date:13-SEP-1962
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SB32 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Saab J 32B Lansen
Owner/operator:Flygvapnet, Swedish Air Force
Registration: 32618
C/n / msn: 32.618
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:F1 AB, Västerås -   Sweden
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:ESOW
Narrative:
The afterburner separates from the engine in flight, engine fire. There is no indication of fire in cockpit (radio communication lost) and pilot decides to land (with engine power). The pilot is almost engulfed in the fire and the seat ejects behind him. A broken arm when he jumps out head first and hits the rwy still attached to the parachute and life boat.
CNK

Sources:

Scramble


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Jan-2017 19:04 TB Added
13-Apr-2017 17:21 Masen63 Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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