Accident description
Last updated: 21 September 2014
Status:
Date:Monday 26 September 1949
Type:Handley Page Hastings C.1
Operator:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registration: TG499
C/n / msn: HP67/3
First flight: 1947-04-25 (2 years 5 months)
Crew:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Beacon Hill (   United Kingdom) show on map
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
The underslung belly pannier was torn off and hit tail. The aircraft lost control and crashed.

Sources:
» BAAA-ACRO
» Broken Wings : Post-War Royal Air Force Accidents / James J. Halley
» Hastings Bangs and Prangs and Splashes and Crashes


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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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