Accident description
Last updated: 28 July 2014
Status:
Date:Friday 28 January 1972
Type:Silhouette image of generic VISC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Vickers 814 Viscount
Operator:Airwork
Registration: D-ANEF
C/n / msn: 343
First flight: 1959
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Bournemouth International Airport (BOH) (   United Kingdom) show on map
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Bournemouth International Airport (BOH/EGHH), United Kingdom
Narrative:
The Viscount developed a high sink rate while on final approach to runway 08. The captain applied full power, but the aircraft continued to descent. He cut the power, but the main gear collapsed when striking the ground just short of the runway. The Viscount bounced and slid 1100 feet.

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D-ANEF pictured here prior to being ferried to Bournemouth.
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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.
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