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Last updated: 21 October 2019
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Datum:Donnerstag 18 März 1971
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic CARV model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aviation Traders ATL-98 Carvair
Fluggesellschaft:British Air Ferries - BAF
Kennzeichen: G-APNH
Werknummer: 11/18333
Baujahr: 1944
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 7
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 11
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 18
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Le Touquet Airport (LTQ) (   Frankreich)
Flugphase: Landung (LDG)
Betriebsart:Internationaler Linienflug
Flug von:Southend Municipal Airport (SEN/EGMC), Großbritannien
Flug nach:Le Touquet Airport (LTQ/LFAT), Frankreich
Unfallbericht:
The nosegear collapsed on touchdown in crosswind conditions. The Carvair came to a halt 1550 m from the threshold.
Repairs were considered but disregarded when the eventual cost was amortised, and the aircraft was written off some three months later.

Informationsquelle:
» Air Bridge 2 : the story of the use of the ATL98 Carvair / Paul A Doyle, pub 2000 by Forward Airfield Research Publishing, ISBN 09525 624 72


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Distance from Southend Municipal Airport to Le Touquet Airport as the crow flies is 133 km (83 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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