ASN logo
Accident description
Last updated: 14 December 2017
Status:
Date:Monday 10 June 1968
Type:Vickers Varsity T.1
Operator:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registration: WL677
C/n / msn:
First flight: 1953
Engines: 2 Bristol Hercules 264
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Stradishall (   United Kingdom)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Stradishall RAF Station, United Kingdom
Narrative:
A heavy landing caused the undercarriage to collapse.

Classification:


Sources:
» Broken Wings : Post-War Royal Air Force Accidents / James J. Halley
» The Vickers Varsity / Roger Lindsay and Geoff Cruickshank, 1987


Photos

Add your photo of this accident or aircraft
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.
languages: languages

Share