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Last updated: 22 June 2018
Fecha:domingo 20 diciembre 1953
Tipo:Vickers 610 Viking 1B
Operador:Eagle Aviation Ltd.
Registración: G-AHPO
Numéro de série: 157
Año de Construcción: 1947
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:Nürnberg Airport (NUE) (   Alemania)
Fase: Aterrizaje (LDG)
Aeropuerto de Salida:?
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Nürnberg Airport (NUE/EDDN), Alemania
Weather at the destination was below minima, forcing the crew to divert to Nürnberg. Braking action after touchdown was poor because of ice on the runway. The Viking ran off the runway and tipped onto its nose.


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G-AHPO was bought by Eagle Air in April 1953
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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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