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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 72301
Last updated: 2 March 2021
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Type:Avro York C.1
Owner/operator:Royal Air Force (RAF)
Registration: MW119
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF North Front -   Gibraltar
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF North Front, Gibraltar
Stalled during an attempted three-engine overshoot. The aircraft hit the runway surface, went out of control and came to rest into the sea. 25 persons reported injured. (Not clear if these were aircrew, ground crew or a mixture of both...).


1. Air Britain: RAF Aircraft MA100 - MZ999, published 1991
2. Piston Engine Airliner Production List

Revision history:

04-Feb-2010 05:28 slowkid Added
04-Feb-2010 05:30 slowkid Updated [Source]
26-May-2010 10:42 TB Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Damage, Narrative]
28-May-2010 00:26 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
07-Sep-2011 08:31 Uli Elch Updated [Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
11-Nov-2016 14:18 Dr.John Smith Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
11-Nov-2016 14:19 Dr.John Smith Updated [Operator]
11-Nov-2016 14:23 Dr.John Smith Updated [Narrative]
12-Feb-2017 14:34 TB Updated [Operator, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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