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Last updated: 15 January 2020
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Date:16-OCT-1996
Time:13:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic SB37 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Saab AJSH 37 Viggen
Owner/operator:Flygvapnet, Swedish Air Force
Registration: 908/O 81
C/n / msn: 37.908
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:in international waters 120 km SE Gotland -   Sweden
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:F15 Söderhamn
Destination airport:F15 Söderhamn
Narrative:
Struck water during photo reconnaissance flight. (Russian cruiser Pjotr Velikij)

Sources:

http://www.havkom.se/virtupload/reports/ml1998_2.pdf (SHK crash investigation in swedish)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Oct-2010 14:53 Masen63 Added
06-Jan-2012 15:06 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
06-Mar-2012 03:37 Masen63 Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
29-Oct-2019 20:52 Uli Elch Updated [Operator, Location, Country]

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