Date & Time: Oct 16, 1938
Type of aircraft:
Junkers W.34
Operator:
Registration:
4
Flight Phase:
Flight
Flight Type:
Ambulance
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Östersund – Umeå
MSN:
2742
YOM:
1933
Country:
Sweden
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
1
Pax on board:
4
Pax fatalities:
4
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
5
Circumstances:
The pilot was performing an ambulance flight from Östersund to Umeå with one patient on board, an accompanist and two doctors. While approaching Umeå, the weather was poor and as the single engine aircraft was flying low, it hit the slope of a mountain near the locality of Sörfors. All five occupants were killed.