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Last updated: 1 March 2021
Datum:Mittwoch 8 Dezember 1965
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic SHAC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Avro Shackleton MR.3
Fluggesellschaft:Royal Air Force - RAF
Kennzeichen: XF704
Baujahr: 1958
Triebwerk: 4 Rolls-Royce Griffon 57
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 2 / Insassen: 2
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 2 / Insassen: 2
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:13 km (8.1 Meilen) N of Forres-Kinloss RAF Station (FSS) (   Großbritannien)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Flug von:Forres-Kinloss RAF Station (FSS/EGQK), Großbritannien
Flug nach:Forres-Kinloss RAF Station (FSS/EGQK), Großbritannien
Crashed into the Moray Firth while on a local flying practice. It has also been reported that seven people were killed in the accident.

» 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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