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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 33687
Last updated: 27 February 2021
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Date:29-JUN-1972
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA23 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-23-160 Apache
Owner/operator:Sandved DaIries
Registration: OY-ABW
C/n / msn: 23-1596
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Aircraft missing
Location:in North Atlantic, between Faroe Islands and Iceland -   Atlantic Ocean
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Vagar, Faroe Islands
Destination airport:Rekjavik, Iceland
Narrative:
Disappeared en-route between Vagar,Faroe Islands and Rekjavik, Iceland on 29.6.1972. Registration OY-ABW cancelled 4.3.1975.

Sources:

Air-Britain: The Complete Civil Registers of Denmark (1987)
https://abpic.co.uk/pictures/view/1341672/
https://abpic.co.uk/pictures/view/1079745/
http://www.oy-reg.dk/billeder/l3836.jpg [photographed on 24.6.1972 - four days before it went missing]
http://web.archive.org/web/20130303210611/http://www.veteranflyklubben.dk:80/da/kz-veteran-fly/veteranfly-flyregister/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
22-Sep-2011 04:49 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
27-Dec-2012 17:19 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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