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Accident description
Last updated: 18 October 2017
Status:
Date:Tuesday 11 February 1947
Type:Avro 685 York C.1
Operator:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registration: MW242
C/n / msn:
First flight:
Engines: 4 Rolls-Royce Merlin
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Waterbeach RAF Station (   United Kingdom)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Waterbeach RAF Station, United Kingdom
Narrative:
The landing gear collapsed during a heavy landing.

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


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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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