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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 78675
Last updated: 14 December 2019
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Date:08-JUN-1986
Time:c. 10.50
Type:Silhouette image of generic SB37 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
SAAB AJ 37 Viggen
Owner/operator:Swedish Air Force
Registration: F 04
C/n / msn: 37019
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Torsby -   Sweden
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:F6 Karlsborg
Destination airport:Karlstad old AP
Narrative:
While performing an air-display at Torsby airfield the aircraft hit trees at very low altitude. This was because the pilot performed a roll at low altitude and rather slow speed. Consequently he lost height during the roll when the nose dropped. He succeeded to regain height and subsequently performed an emergency, belly-landing at Karlstadīs old AP. Bellylanded because of damaged landing-gear.

Sources:

http://www.svfplhist.com/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Oct-2010 14:53 Masen63 Added
06-Jan-2012 15:11 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
14-Aug-2013 09:18 T-Bolt Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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