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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 199354
Last updated: 19 November 2019
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Date:18-AUG-1963
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic U16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Grumman HU-16B/ASW Albatross
Owner/operator:Luftforsvaret
Registration: KK-A
C/n / msn: G-183
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:N of Nordkynhalv°ya -   Norway
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Flew into the sea in good weather and while low flying. Big hull in right side of fuselage and hydraulic and control systems damaged. Flown to And°ya and belly landed. Rebuilt at Horten from 1963 to 1967 and than to Spain as AN.1B-13. Pilot Cap Bodvar Sand and co-pilot Ltn Per Reidar Andersen.

Sources:

Flynytt 1/2002, p23


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Sep-2017 12:24 TB Added
04-Sep-2017 12:42 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]

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