Accident
Last updated: 2 September 2014
Estado:
Fecha:martes 16 junio 1953
Tipo:Vickers Valetta C.1
Operador:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registración: VW846
Numéro de série: 407
Año de Construcción: 1949-09-09 (3 years 9 months)
Motores: 2 Bristol Hercules 230
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 3
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 3
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Fayid RAF Station (   Egipto)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Naturaleza:Militar
Aeropuerto de Salida:Fayid RAF Station, Egipto
Aeropuerto de Llegada:?
Descripción:
Engine problems after takeoff from RAF Fayid forced the crew to return to the airport. In the traffic circuit the remaining engine failed. The aircraft landed but the undercarriage collapsed and a fire started.

Fuentes:
» Broken Wings : Post-War Royal Air Force Accidents / James J. Halley
» Last take-off : a record of RAF aircraft losses 1950 to 1953 / C. Cummings
» UK Serials


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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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