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Last updated: 25 January 2021
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Datum:Freitag 8 Oktober 1948
Zeit:ca 13:00
Flugzeugtyp:Vickers 604 Viking 1B
Fluggesellschaft:Indian National Airways
Kennzeichen: VT-CEJ
Werknummer: 143
Baujahr: 1946-10-31 (1 year 11 months)
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 4
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 19
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 23
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Delhi-Palam Airport (DEL) (   Indien)
Flugphase: Taxi (TXI)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Delhi-Palam Airport (DEL/VIDP), Indien
Flug nach:Calcutta Airport (CCU/VECC), Indien
Unfallbericht:
The Viking swung off the runway following a left hand tire failure. The undercarriage collapsed.

Informationsquelle:
» The Indian Express 10 October 1948, p4


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Distance from Delhi-Palam Airport to Calcutta Airport as the crow flies is 1304 km (815 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s 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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