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Last updated: 7 February 2016
Datum:Samstag 23 März 1946
Flugzeugtyp:Avro 691 Lancastrian 1
Betrieben durch:Qantas
Gemietet von :British Overseas Airways Corporation - BOAC
Kennzeichen: G-AGLX
Werknummer: 1178
Triebwerk: 4 Rolls-Royce Merlin
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 5 / Insassen: 5
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 5 / Insassen: 5
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 10 / Insassen: 10
Sachschaden: Vermisst
Konsequenzen: Presumed damaged beyond repair
Unfallort:Indian Ocean (   Indian Ocean)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Betriebsart:Internationaler Linienflug
Flug von:Negombo RAF Station (CMB/VCBI), Sri Lanka
Flug nach:Cocos Islands Airport (CCK/YPCC),
Disappeared between Sri Lanka and the Cocos Islands while on a flight to Australia. The aircraft was operated by Qantas.

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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Negombo RAF Station to Cocos Islands Airport as the crow flies is 2841 km (1776 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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