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Last updated: 30 November 2015
Datum:Mittwoch 23 Oktober 1957
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic VISC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Vickers 802 Viscount
Fluggesellschaft:British European Airways - BEA
Kennzeichen: G-AOJA
Werknummer: 150
Baujahr: 1956
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 5 / Insassen: 5
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 2 / Insassen: 2
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 7 / Insassen: 7
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Belfast-Nutts Corner (   Großbritannien)
Flugphase: Annäherung (APR)
Betriebsart:Inländischer außerplanmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:London-Heathrow Airport (LHR/EGLL), Großbritannien
Flug nach:Belfast-Nutts Corner Airport, Großbritannien
Viscount G-AOJA departed London at 15:16 GMT for a flight to Belfast-Nutts Corner. At 16:45 the flight was taken over by the Precision Approach Controller for a GCA talkdown on runway 28. Within a mile from touchdown the aircraft had drifted right of the runway centreline. An overshoot was carried out, but the aircraft crashed 1000 feet south of the western end of runway 28.

PROBABLE CAUSE: "The cause of the accident was not determined."

» ICAO Accident Digest, Circular 59-AN/54 (28-31)


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