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Last updated: 24 June 2018
Fecha:lunes 21 junio 1954
Tipo:Short Sunderland MR.5
Operador:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registración: SZ599
Numéro de série:
Año de Construcción: 1946
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:de la costa de Christmas Island (   Isla de Navidad)
Fase: Aterrizaje (LDG)
Aeropuerto de Salida:?
Aeropuerto de Llegada:?
The airplane lost a float and an engine after hitting a swell on landing. It was scuttled.

» The Sunderland Flying-boat Queen / By John Evans, 1993
» Broken Wings : Post-War Royal Air Force Accidents / James J. Halley


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