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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 147312
Last updated: 15 November 2021
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Date:27-JUL-1971
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SB35 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Saab F-35 Draken
Owner/operator:Flyvevåbnet
Registration: A-015
MSN: 35.1015
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Vilsund -   Denmark
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Karup AB (KRP/EKKA)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Simulated attack on bridges at Vilsund. Pulling gas handle back, when pushing forward again it had no effect. Tried to start afterburner but no power from engine. Pilot ejected safely.
Cause: a 2mm pin failing in the fuel control.

Sources:

http://www.stall.dk/flyvevaabnets-historie-fra-1945/fly-gennem-tiden.aspx


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Aug-2012 07:54 Masen63 Added
11-Jan-2016 09:00 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
08-Jan-2017 18:15 TB Updated [Aircraft type]

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