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Last updated: 17 October 2019
Datum:zondag 11 augustus 1940
Type:de Havilland DH.91 Albatross
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registratie: AX903
Constructienummer: 6800
Bouwjaar: 1938
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden:
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden:
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 5
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Reykjavík RAF Station (RKV) (   IJsland)
Fase: Landing (LDG)
Soort vlucht:Militair
Vliegveld van vertrek:?
Vliegveld van aankomst:Reykjavík RAF Station (RKV/BIRK), IJsland
The transport aircraft, impressed into Royal Air Force Service from BOAC on 1.9.40, was operated by the 271 Squadron.
It was destroyed in a landing accident at Reykjavik, Iceland when it swung into Fairey Battle L5547.

» Jackson, A. J. (1987). De Havilland aircraft since 1909. Naval Institute Press. ISBN 0-87021-896-4


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