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Last updated: 17 November 2018
Date:Saturday 4 February 1961
Type:Vickers 610 Viking 1B
Operator:Kurt Conle
Registration: D-BALI
C/n / msn: 222
First flight: 1947
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Düsseldorf Airport (DUS) (   Germany)
Phase: Takeoff (TOF)
Departure airport:Düsseldorf Airport (DUS/EDDL), Germany
Destination airport:?
The Viking was buffeted by a gust and swerved on takeoff. The port wing struck a small building containing blind-landing equipment.


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