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Last updated: 23 October 2017
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Date:vendredi 30 juin 1967
Heure:ca 15:30
Type/Sous-type:Silhouette image of generic VISC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Vickers 760D Viscount
Compagnie:Aden Airways
Immatriculation: VR-AAV
Numéro de série: 187
Année de Fabrication: 1957
Equipage:victimes: 0 / à bord: 0
Passagers:victimes: 0 / à bord: 0
Total:victimes: 0 / à bord: 0
Dégats de l'appareil: Perte Totale
Conséquences: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Lieu de l'accident:Aden International Airport (ADE) (   Yémen)
Phase de vol: En attente (STD)
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Détails:
Viscount VR-AAV had been taken out of service for an engine change. When the service was completed the aircraft was placed in quarantine for 24 hours in case a bomb had been placed on board whilst it was in the hangar. At the time there was a both the National Liberation Front (the NLF) and the Front for the Liberation of South Yemen (FLOSY) where fighting for Yemen's independence from the United Kingdom. The airplane was parked on the apron when a bomb exploded. The Viscount caught fire and was damaged beyond repair as a result.

Sources:
» Ronald Davison


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