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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 162424
Last updated: 17 August 2021
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Date:29-SEP-1967
Time:01:54
Type:Silhouette image of generic COMT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH-106 Comet 4C
Owner/operator:Sudan Airways
Registration: ST-AAX
MSN: 6463
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 65
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Roma-Fiumicino -   Italy
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Cairo
Destination airport:London via Rom
Narrative:
Overrun runway by 600 metres into soft ground after engine problems. Right main gear collapsed.

Sources:

http://archiviostorico.unita.it/cgi-bin/highlightPdf.cgi?t=ebook&file=/archivio/uni_1967_09/19670930_0006.pdf
ICAO Circular 88-AN174


Images:

Photo of ST-AAX courtesy AirHistory.net


London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
1973; (c) Trevor Warne

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Nov-2013 18:00 TB Added
15-Dec-2018 13:44 Cobar Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source, Damage]

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