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Last updated: 7 December 2021
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Date:Tuesday 27 November 1973
Type:Vickers Varsity T.1
Operator:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registration: WF411
MSN: 557
First flight: 1952
Engines: 2 Bristol Hercules 264
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Little Rissington RAF Station (   United Kingdom)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Little Rissington RAF Station, United Kingdom
Narrative:
The aircraft overshot the runway. It was serving with RAF CFS (Central Flying School).

Classification:
Runway excursion

Sources:
» Broken Wings : Post-War Royal Air Force Accidents / James J. Halley


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