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Last updated: 7 October 2015
Datum:vrijdag 27 augustus 1948
Type:Avro 691 Lancastrian 1
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:British Overseas Airways Corporation - BOAC
Registratie: G-AGMB
Constructienummer: 1182
Motoren: 4 Rolls-Royce Merlin
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 6
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 12
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 18
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Tengah RAF Station (TGA) (   Singapore)
Fase: Landing (LDG)
Soort vlucht:Internationale lijnvlucht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Tengah RAF Station (TGA/WSAT), Singapore
Vliegveld van aankomst:Colombo (unknown airport), Sri Lanka
One hour into the flight to Colombo, the low oil pressure on one of the engines forced the pilot to return to Singapore. The aircraft overran the runway onto rough ground on landing.

» The Age - Aug 28, 1948


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This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs 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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