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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 192825
Last updated: 8 November 2019
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Date:14-JAN-2017
Time:09:27 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SB39 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Saab JAS 39C Gripen
Owner/operator:Royal Thai Air Force (RTAF)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Hat Yai Int'l (HDY) -   Thailand
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Demo/Airshow/Display
Departure airport:Hat Yai Int'l (HDY/VTSS)
Destination airport:Hat Yai Int'l (HDY/VTSS)
Narrative:
A Saab JAS 39C Gripen impacted airport terrain after a Loss of Control - Inflight during an air display for the Children's Day Airshow at the Hat Yai International Airport in Hat Yai, Khlong Hoi Khong District. The aircraft was destroyed by the impact and post-impact fire. The sole pilot onboard was fatally injured.

Aircraft was initially reported as being 70110, but this aircraft was reportedly seen at another Thai airport on January 15.

Sources:

https://www.bangkokpost.com/news/general/1180041/gripen-jet-crashes-during-air-show-pilot-killed
https://www.rt.com/news/373655-children-airshow-fighter-jet-crash/
https://thethaiger.com/phuket-lifestyle/Up-the-air-Aviators-hit-Hat-Yai-huge-airshow
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0zOaCwKPRIo


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Jan-2017 06:07 Geno Added
14-Jan-2017 06:12 Geno Updated [Source]
14-Jan-2017 10:40 harro Updated [Embed code]
14-Jan-2017 10:50 TB Updated [Time, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Source, Embed code]
14-Jan-2017 14:00 Iceman 29 Updated [Registration, Cn, Source, Embed code]
14-Jan-2017 15:20 TB Updated [Registration, Cn, Embed code]
14-Jan-2017 15:35 TB Updated [Source]
14-Jan-2017 16:03 Aerossurance Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
14-Jan-2017 18:39 TB Updated [Embed code]
14-Jan-2017 20:25 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
15-Jan-2017 14:37 Hans Gruber Updated [Embed code]
17-Jan-2017 20:19 Fisher01 Updated [Registration, Cn]
17-Jan-2017 20:20 harro Updated [Embed code, Narrative]

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