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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 34010
Last updated: 28 November 2021
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Date:29-JUL-1940
Time:
Type:WACO UIC-4
Owner/operator:Nordisk Aerotjänst, opf Swedish Navy
Registration: SE-AFF
MSN: 3831
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Häradskär, 69 km SE Norrköping (Östergötland) -   Sweden
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:F2 Hägernäs
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shot down in error by Swedish air defence.
A civilian pilot and three navy officers were killed.
Civilian operator was "Nordisk Aerotjänst" in Norrköping. The aircraft was leased by Swedish Naval Aviation and attached to F2 Hägernäs naval airbase. The plane crashed just a few weeks after it was leased by the navy.

Sources:

- http://www.flyghistoria.org/kronologi/1940_1949.pdf
- https://sv.wikipedia.org/wiki/Waco_Custom
- Svensk Flyghistorisk Förening: Svenskt Civilregister (2010)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
03-Mar-2011 00:29 Masen63 Updated [Date, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Country, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
10-May-2011 07:46 Masen63 Updated [Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
08-Sep-2011 14:35 Uli Elch Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
25-Mar-2012 00:54 Masen63 Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]

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