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Last updated: 9 December 2019
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Datum:maandag 11 januari 1988
Tijd:12:44
Type:Silhouette image of generic VISC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Vickers 806 Viscount
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:British Air Ferries - BAF
Registratie: G-APIM
Constructienummer: 412
Bouwjaar: 1958
Motoren: 4 Rolls-Royce Dart 510
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Southend Municipal Airport (SEN) (   Verenigd Koninkrijk)
Fase: Geparkeerd (STD)
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Beschrijving:
Fairflight Shorts 330 G-BHWT had a history of hydraulic problems and was prepared for a flight to Biggin Hill for maintenance. The aircraft was taxiing to the runway when suddenly the nosegear steering failed. The aircraft entered an uncommanded left turn and collided with a stationary Vickers Viscount aircraft G-APIM. The Viscount was restored and put on display at the Brooklands Museum.

Bronnen:
» ICAO Adrep Summary 3/88 (#19)
» The Viscount Stephen Piercey Story


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photo of Vickers-806-Viscount-G-APIM
accident date: 11-01-1988
type: Vickers 806 Viscount
registration: G-APIM
 
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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