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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 121955
Last updated: 15 November 2018
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Date:14-OCT-1998
Time:09:38 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic PC9 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Pilatus PC-9
Owner/operator:Swiss Air Force
Registration: C-405
C/n / msn: 213
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Bichwil, SG -   Switzerland
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:LSME
Destination airport:LSME
Narrative:
Mid-air collision with another Pilatus PC-9 (C-404) of the Swiss Air Force. Pilot of the C-404 ejected, but the parachute opened too late and he died. Pilot of C-405 was able to make an emergency landing in Altenrhein - LSZR.

Sources:

http://178.83.198.61/wings/04-SAF/swissbasis03d.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Apr-2011 02:02 FLYINGBROTHER1 Added

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