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Last updated: 9 December 2021
Date:xx xxx 1958
Type:Silhouette image of generic VISC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Vickers 663 Viscount
Operator:UK Ministry of Supply
Registration: VX217
MSN: 2
First flight: 1950
Total airframe hrs:110
Engines: 4 Rolls-Royce RB.44 Tay
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Seighford (   United Kingdom)
Phase: Standing (STD)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Damaged beyond repair by fire in a wheel well during 1958.
This second Viscount prototype was fitted with a short fuselage and two Rolls Royce Tay turbojets for test purposes.

Damaged on the ground



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