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Datum:Samstag 27 März 1948
Flugzeugtyp:Vickers 604 Viking 1B
Fluggesellschaft:Indian National Airways
Kennzeichen: VT-CEL
Werknummer: 166
Baujahr: 1947-02-21 (1 year 1 months)
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 4 / Insassen: 4
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 15 / Insassen: 15
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 19 / Insassen: 19
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Monte Cardo (   Frankreich)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Betriebsart:Internationaler außerplanmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Roma (unknown airport), Italien
Flug nach:London (unknown airport), Großbritannien
Unfallbericht:
Flew into the east side of Monte Cardo at an altitude of 2400 m. Visibility was poor at the time of the accident.
The aircraft had left New Delhi, India on March 24 on a charter flight to London, U.K. The aircraft departed Rome at 05:30 hours on March 27 on the last leg of the flight.

Informationsquelle:
» The Indian Express - Mar 29, 1948


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