Date & Time: Oct 19, 1920
Operator:
Registration:
G-EATP
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Flight Type:
Private
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Stockholm - Kristiania (Oslo)
MSN:
H4600
YOM:
1920
Country:
Sweden
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
En route, engine caught fire. Crew made an emergency landing in a field near Orebro and extinguished the fire. Shortly after takeoff, aircraft stalled and crashed upside down. Both occupants, Major Tryggve Gran and Captain Larry Carter, were injured while the aircraft was destroyed.
Probable cause:
Engine fire after takeoff.