Narrative:The Hastings transport plane was doing a practice supply drop at RAF Seletar when an engine lost power. The aircraft stalled and crashed.
|Date:||Monday 29 May 1961|
|Type:||Handley Page Hastings C.2|
|Operator:||Royal Air Force - RAF|
|C/n / msn:|| HP67/125|
|First flight:|| 1951|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 8|
|Total:||Fatalities: 13 / Occupants: 13 |
|Airplane damage:|| Damaged beyond repair|
|Location:||2,4 km (1.5 mls) S of Singapore-Seletar RAF Station ( Singapore)
|Phase:|| Unknown (UNK)|
» The Straits Times, 31 May 1961, Page 20
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This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.