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Last updated: 8 December 2021
Fecha:sábado 2 abril 1955
Tipo:Vickers Valetta C.1
Operador:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registración: WD163
Numéro de série: 492
Año de Construcción: 1950
Motores: 2 Bristol Hercules 230
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Lahad Datu Airport (LDU) (   Malasia)
Fase: Aterrizaje (LDG)
Aeropuerto de Salida:?
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Lahad Datu Airport (LDU/WBKD), Malasia
The aileron control locked, causing the airplane to swing on landing. The undercarriage collapsed.

» Broken Wings : Post-War Royal Air Force Accidents / James J. Halley


photo of Vickers-Valetta-C-1-WD163
accident date: 02-04-1955
type: Vickers Valetta C.1
registration: WD163
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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