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Accident
Last updated: 15 December 2017
Estado:Final
Fecha:lunes 22 agosto 1960
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic COMT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH-106 Comet 4
Operador:British Overseas Airways Corporation - BOAC
Registración: G-APDB
Numéro de série: 6403
Año de Construcción: 1958-07-27 (2 years )
Motores: 4 Rolls-Royce Avon 524
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 8
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 52
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 60
Daños en la Aeronave: Considerable
Consecuencias: Repaired
Ubicación:Cairo International Airport (CAI) (   Egipto)
Fase: Despegue (TOF)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Internacional Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Cairo International Airport (CAI/HECA), Egipto
Aeropuerto de Llegada:?
Descripción:
The aircraft began its takeoff run on a section of runway declared closed because of work in progress. At a speed of about 50 knots the port main wheels entered an excavated hole and axles and wheels became detached.
The takeoff was abandoned.

Fuentes:
» Survey of accidents to aircraft in the United Kingdom 1960 / CAA


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