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Last updated: 9 December 2021
Fecha:miércoles 22 septiembre 1954
Tipo:Avro 685 York C.1
Operador:Scottish Airlines
Registración: G-ANRC
Numéro de série: Set 60
Año de Construcción: 1947
Motores: 4 Rolls-Royce Merlin
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 5
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 44
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 49
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:London-Stansted Airport (STN) (   Reino Unido)
Fase: Despegue (TOF)
Aeropuerto de Salida:London-Stansted Airport (STN/EGSS), Reino Unido
Aeropuerto de Llegada:?
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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