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Last updated: 20 October 2021
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Date:Sunday 11 May 1947
Type:Avro 691 Lancastrian C.1
Operator:Skyways
Registration: G-AGLF
MSN: 1172
First flight:
Engines: 4 Rolls-Royce Merlin
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:landing ground H3 (   Iraq)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
Crashed while landing at a pipeline station in the desert between Cairo and Busreh.

Sources:
» The Civil Aircraft Registers of Great Britain
» WAAS


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