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Accident description
Last updated: 20 October 2016
Date:Thursday 18 March 1971
Type:Silhouette image of generic CARV model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aviation Traders ATL-98 Carvair
Operator:British Air Ferries - BAF
Registration: G-APNH
C/n / msn: 11/18333
First flight: 1944
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 7
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 11
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 18
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Le Touquet Airport (LTQ) (   France)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Le Touquet Airport (LTQ/LFAT), France
The nosegear collapsed on touchdown in crosswind conditions. The Carvair came to a halt 1550 m from the threshold.



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