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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 25505
Last updated: 18 September 2021
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Date:09-DEC-1999
Time:12:04 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA31 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-31-310 Turbo Navajo B
Owner/operator:Twin Air
Registration: SE-GDN
MSN: 31-7300947
Fatalities:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:ca 8 km NW of Sundsvall (SDL) -   Sweden
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Sundsvall-Timrå Airport (SDL/ESNN)
Destination airport:Göteborg Landvetter Airport (GOT/ESGG)
Investigating agency: SHK Sweden
Narrative:
The aircraft was destroyed when it crashed into high ground at Gammeldammsberget, 8 km North West of Sundsval, shortly after take-off from Sundsvall-Timra Airport. Last contact with the flight was about 4 minutes after take-off when the pilot advised ATC that he was having problems with his 'compass.'

Sources:

1. http://www.havkom.se/assets/reports/rl2000_40e.pdf
2. http://www.ascendworldwide.com/download/Cust/WAAS167_Complete.pdf

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: SHK Sweden
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report


Images:

Photo of SE-GDN courtesy AirHistory.net


Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)
5 August 1992; (c) Pertti Sipilä

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
30-May-2011 02:23 Masen63 Updated [Time, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
25-Jun-2015 20:57 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
25-Jun-2015 21:01 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]
13-Sep-2017 22:34 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Location, Source, Narrative]
13-Sep-2017 22:35 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]
13-Sep-2017 22:36 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]
30-Oct-2017 11:33 TB Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
30-Oct-2017 11:35 TB Updated [Operator, Location]
30-Oct-2017 11:35 TB Updated [Narrative]
03-Jul-2020 19:48 BEAVERSPOTTER Updated [Aircraft type, Cn]

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