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Last updated: 8 December 2021
Datum:Mittwoch 22 September 1954
Flugzeugtyp:Avro 685 York C.1
Fluggesellschaft:Scottish Airlines
Kennzeichen: G-ANRC
Werknummer: Set 60
Baujahr: 1947
Triebwerk: 4 Rolls-Royce Merlin
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 5
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 44
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 49
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:London-Stansted Airport (STN) (   Großbritannien)
Flugphase: Start (TOF)
Flug von:London-Stansted Airport (STN/EGSS), Großbritannien
Flug nach:?
The Avro York swung violently to the left during a crosswind takeoff. The pilot overcorrected and the aircraft swung to the right. Takeoff was aborted and the left main gear collapsed. It came to rest on the side of the runway. A fire broke out and destroyed the plane.


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