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Last updated: 17 January 2022
Datum:Freitag 17 Juni 1960
Flugzeugtyp:Vickers Valetta C.1
Fluggesellschaft:Royal Air Force - RAF
Kennzeichen: VW803
Werknummer: 364
Baujahr: 1949-04-06 (11 years 3 months)
Triebwerk: 2 Bristol Hercules 230
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen:
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen:
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen:
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Mukeiras Airport (UKR) (   Yemen)
Flugphase: Landung (LDG)
Flug von:?
Flug nach:Mukeiras Airport (UKR/ODAM), Yemen
The brakes failed on landing. The Valetta ran off the runway and the undercarriage collapsed.

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photo of Vickers-Valetta-C-1-VW803
accident date: 17-06-1960
type: Vickers Valetta C.1
registration: VW803
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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