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Last updated: 27 February 2021
Fecha:miércoles 15 septiembre 1954
Tipo:Vickers 634 Viking 1B
Registración: SU-AFO
Numéro de série: 212
Año de Construcción: 1947-07-10 (7 years 2 months)
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 3 / Ocupantes: 4
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 3 / Ocupantes: 4
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Cairo-Almaza Airport (   Egipto)
Fase: Aterrizaje (LDG)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Cairo-Almaza Air Base (HEAZ), Egipto
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Cairo-Almaza Air Base (HEAZ), Egipto
The 1000 inspections had been completed and the aircraft performed a 3-minute test flight. An asymmetric approach was made (no.1 prop feathered), but the aircraft touched down in the last third of runway 32. Full power was applied to the no. 2 engine. The Viking, named "Tutankhamun", stalled and crashed.


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