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Last updated: 21 October 2016
Datum:Dienstag 26 Oktober 1954
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic SHAC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Avro Shackleton MR.1
Fluggesellschaft:Royal Air Force - RAF
Kennzeichen: VP256
Baujahr: 1950
Triebwerk: 4 Rolls-Royce Griffon 57
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen:
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen:
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen:
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Ballykelly-RAF Station (   Großbritannien)
Flugphase: Start (TOF)
Flug von:Ballykelly RAF Station (EGQB), Großbritannien
Flug nach:?
The pilot attempted to take off with the elevator locks engaged. The aircraft failed to get airborne and crashed.

» Broken Wings : Post-War Royal Air Force Accidents / James J. Halley
» The Avro Shackleton / as compiled by Chris Ashworth


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