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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 147350
Last updated: 16 November 2021
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Date:25-OCT-1977
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SB35 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Saab TF-35 Draken
Owner/operator:Flyvevåbnet
Registration: AT-159
MSN: 35.1159
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:5 mi N of Gedser -   Denmark
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
After a series of turns, the leader could not find his wingman, no reply on radio. SAR found pieces of the wreck at sea near city of Gedser.
Cause: unknown. The a/c had collided with the sea at great speed, crew Vagn Christensen/? did not eject.

Sources:

http://www.stall.dk/flyvevaabnets-historie-fra-1945/fly-gennem-tiden.aspx
Scramble
http://drabssageridanmark.beboer2650.dk/html/danske_soldater_faldet_i_tjene.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Aug-2012 22:24 Masen63 Added
11-Jan-2016 08:39 TB Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
13-Jan-2016 21:06 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
08-Jan-2017 18:17 TB Updated [Aircraft type]

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