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Last updated: 4 December 2020
Datum:dinsdag 7 april 1942
Type:de Havilland DH.91 Albatross
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registratie: AX904
Constructienummer: 6801
Bouwjaar: 1937
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden:
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden:
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 4
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 when the landing gear collapsed on landing at Reykjavik, Iceland.

» Jackson, A. J. (1987). De Havilland aircraft since 1909. Naval Institute Press. ISBN 0-87021-896-4
» Jackson, A. J. (1973). British Civil Aircraft since 1919, Volume 2 (2nd edition ed.). Putnam. ISBN 0-370-10010-7


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