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Last updated: 17 September 2019
Datum:dinsdag 11 oktober 1960
Type:Blackburn Beverley C.1
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registratie: XL151
Constructienummer: 1037
Bouwjaar: 1957-09-11 (3 years 1 months)
Motoren: 4 Bristol Centaurus 173
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 7 / inzittenden: 7
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Totaal:slachtoffers: 7 / inzittenden: 7
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:nabij Aden (   Yemen)
Fase: Onbekend (UNK)
Soort vlucht:Militair
Vliegveld van vertrek:?
Vliegveld van aankomst:?
The Beverley departed on a rescue search mission for a Somali Air Force Beechcraft C-45 Expeditor plane which was overdue on a flight from Berbera, Somalia to Aden, Yemen with eight on board.
The Beverley flew into a sand dune at night and crashed.

» Broken Wings : Post-War Royal Air Force Accidents / James J. Halley
» The Beverley Association
» UK Serials Resource Centre
» Passauer Neue Presse 14 October 1960, p2


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