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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 31622
Last updated: 19 April 2020
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Date:13-FEB-1978
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic C402 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 402B
Owner/operator:Aero Center
Registration: SE-GGR
C/n / msn: 402-0840
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Rörberg -   Sweden
Phase: Approach
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:ESSA
Destination airport:ESSK
Narrative:
Crashed into forest while on an NDB approach to Gävle-Sandviken Airport (Rörberg). One passanger survived.
The cause: crew deviated from correct procedures at approach and came in too low.

Sources:

1. Flight International 20 Jan. 1979
2. https://www.transportstyrelsen.se/Global/Publikationer/Luftfart/60ar_m_Inspektionen.pdf?epslanguage=sv (p.54, in swedish)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
18-Sep-2009 03:26 harro Updated
27-Aug-2011 06:54 Masen63 Updated [Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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