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Last updated: 18 January 2022
Fecha:martes 9 diciembre 1958
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic SHAC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Avro Shackleton MR.1
Operador:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registración: VP254
Numéro de série:
Año de Construcción: 1950
Motores: 4 Rolls-Royce Griffon 57
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 10 / Ocupantes: 10
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 10 / Ocupantes: 10
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:448 km (280 milles) N of Labuan, Malaysia [South China Sea] (   Océano Pacífico)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Labuan Airport (LBU/WBKL), Malasia
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Labuan Airport (LBU/WBKL), Malasia
Crashed at sea. The aircraft was allotted to the Far East Air Force at the time and had been sent on a mission to search for a missing fishing vessel north of Borneo.

» Broken Wings : Post-War Royal Air Force Accidents / James J. Halley
» The Avro Shackleton / as compiled by Chris Ashworth
» VPI Book of Remembrance
» The Calgary Herald - Dec 11, 1958


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