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Accident description
Last updated: 18 October 2017
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Date:Sunday 16 November 1947
Type:Avro 685 York C.1
Operator:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registration: MW293
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:Bombay-Santa Cruz Airport (BOM) (   India)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Bombay-Santacruz Airport (BOM/VABB), India
Narrative:
The aircraft yawed during a three-engined landing. The undercarriage was raised and the plane came to rest on its belly.

Classification:

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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