Narrative:Following a simulated no. 2 engine failure, the prop was unfeathered. Power was not regained however, causing the aircraft to lose height. The Bristol plane collided with trees during an attempt to reach a suitable landing area.
|Date:||Monday 18 December 1961|
|Type:||Bristol 170 Freighter 21|
|C/n / msn:|| 12774|
|First flight:|| |
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1|
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4 |
|Airplane damage:|| Written off|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Albion Park, NSW (Australia)
|Phase:|| Unknown (UNK)|
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.