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Last updated: 4 December 2020
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Fecha:miércoles 22 abril 1931
Tipo:Armstrong Whitworth Argosy II
Operador:Imperial Airways
Registración: G-AACH
Numéro de série: AW.362
Año de Construcción: 1928
Motores: 3 Armstrong Siddeley Jaguar IVA
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 1
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 1
Daños en la Aeronave: Destruido
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:London-Croydon Airport (   Reino Unido)
Fase: Despegue (TOF)
Naturaleza:Entrenamiento
Aeropuerto de Salida:London-Croydon Airport (-/-), Reino Unido
Aeropuerto de Llegada:London-Croydon Airport (-/-), Reino Unido
Descripción:
Argosy II "City of Edinburgh" crashed and burnt out during a training flight.
The starboard (no.3) engine quit and the aircraft hit the airport perimeter fence. A fire broke out but the pilot was able to jump to safety.

Fuentes:
» British Civil Aircraft Registers 1919-1999 / Compiled by Michael Austen - Air Britain (Historians) Ltd 1999 (ISBN 0 85130 281 5)
» World Airliner Crashes/Terry Denham
» Piloot & Vliegtuig maart 2017


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