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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 137873
Last updated: 13 September 2020
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Date:01-SEP-1949
Time:09:53 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic BU31 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bücker Bü-131B Jungmann
Owner/operator:Swiss Air Force
Registration: A-59
C/n / msn: 72
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Payerne - LSMP -   Switzerland
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:LSMP
Destination airport:LSMP
Narrative:
Engine of the aircraft began to burn during approach. Pilot lost control of the aircraft and crashed into the ground with high angle. He was killed.

Sources:

http://178.83.198.61/wings/04-SAF/000-SAF-Basis-e.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Aug-2011 04:17 Alpine Flight Added

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