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Last updated: 7 August 2020
Datum:vrijdag 7 december 1956
Type:Silhouette image of generic SHAC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Avro Shackleton MR.3
Registratie: WR970
Bouwjaar: 1955-09-02 (1 year 3 months)
Motoren: 4 Rolls-Royce Griffon 57
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 4 / inzittenden: 4
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Totaal:slachtoffers: 4 / inzittenden: 4
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:nabij Foolow (   Verenigd Koninkrijk)
Fase: Kruisvlucht (ENR)
Soort vlucht:Militair
Vliegveld van vertrek:Woodford Airport (WFD/EGCD), Verenigd Koninkrijk
Vliegveld van aankomst:Woodford Airport (WFD/EGCD), Verenigd Koninkrijk
The aircraft spiralled to the ground and crashed. The Shackleton was being maintained at Woodford for stall-warning development.

» Broken Wings : Post-War Royal Air Force Accidents / James J. Halley
» The Avro Shackleton / as compiled by Chris Ashworth
» VPI Book of Remembrance


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