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Last updated: 14 April 2021
Date:Wednesday 3 March 1954
Type:Short Sunderland MR.5
Operator:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registration: NJ267
C/n / msn:
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 11
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Pembroke Dock (   United Kingdom)
Phase: Takeoff (TOF)
Departure airport:Pembroke Dock RAF Station, United Kingdom
Destination airport:?
The flying boat porpoised on takeoff. It dived and crashed.

» Broken Wings : Post-War Royal Air Force Accidents / James J. Halley


photo of Short-Sunderland-MR-5-NJ267
accident date: 03-03-1954
type: Short Sunderland MR.5
registration: NJ267
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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