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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 78777
Last updated: 26 November 2021
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Date:03-NOV-1936
Time:morning
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH82 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.82a Tiger Moth (Sk11A)
Owner/operator:F5 Ljungbyhed, Flygvapnet
Registration: 5518/5-22
MSN: 50
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Brandsberga, 2 km from Ljungbyhed, Klippan Municipality, Skåne County, -   Sweden
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:F5 Ljungbyhed, Klippan Municipality, Skåne County,
Destination airport:F5 Ljungbyhed, Klippan Municipality, Skåne County,
Narrative:
de Havilland DH.82a Tiger Moth (Sk 11A) MSN 50 (Gipsy Major #8121): Taken on charge by Swedish AF (Flygvapnet) as 5518; to Centrala Flygverkstaden Malmslätt Teknologkurs 6.7.35. Crashed on landing 1.8.35; repaired by 21.8.35. To F 5 Ljungbyhed 7.9.35 after reapirs. To Fv 518 10.35; coded ‘5-22’. Fitted 2.36 with Gipsy Major #5855. Fitted 9.36 with Gipsy Major #8120.

Spun in and crashed Brandsberga, 2 km from Ljungbyhed, Klippan Municipality, Skåne County, Sweden 3.11.36; Pilot Jan Axel Erland Anger (aged 23) bailed out (too low) and was killed. Struck off charge 4.12.36.

Sources:

1. Dagbladet 3 November 1936
2. https://air-britain.com/pdfs/production-lists/DH82.pdf
3. https://www.svenskagravar.se/gravsatt/45652685 (Swedish text)
4. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Swedish_Air_Force_Flying_School#History

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Oct-2010 02:47 Masen63 Added
17-Oct-2010 14:31 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Other fatalities]
22-Nov-2016 20:00 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source]
19-Sep-2017 16:03 TB Updated [Time, Phase, Source, Narrative]
30-Jul-2021 16:22 Dr. John Smith Updated [Registration, Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative, Category]

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