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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 171447
Last updated: 2 December 2021
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Date:09-OCT-1972
Time:morning
Type:Silhouette image of generic SB35 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Saab J 35B Draken
Owner/operator:Flygvapnet
Registration: 35268
MSN: 35.268
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:NE of Huvudskär -   Sweden
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:F18 (ESCN)
Destination airport:F18 (ESCN)
Narrative:
Training dogfight. The pilot dives, pulls up but the a/c does not respond. Pilot ejects at a higher speed that the rescue system is designed for (for a safe ejection) with serious injuries. Two helicopters in u-boat search training observed the parachute and could rescue the injured pilot.

Sources:

https://www.expressen.se/om-expressen/planet-dok--utan-kontroll-1/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Nov-2014 13:59 Masen63 Added
08-Jan-2017 18:10 TB Updated [Time, Registration, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport]

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