Incident Airspeed Oxford Mk I EC-APF,
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Date:Thursday 9 January 1958
Type:Airspeed Oxford Mk I
Registration: EC-APF
MSN: 3784
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Barcelona–El Prat Airport, Barcelona, Catalonia -   Spain
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Barcelona–El Prat Airport, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Airspeed AS.10 Oxford c/no. 3784 ex-NM649. Registered 30.8.1946 as G-AIAW to British Overseas Airways Corporation, Hurn. C of A 8319 issued 15.6.1948. Re-registered 20.10.1950 to Short Bros & Harland Ltd, Rochester. Registration cancelled as "sold to Sweden" 8.10.1954. Re-registered SE-CAM by/on 30.11.1954 to Aero Nord A/B, Stockholm. Not delivered and stored at Thruxton Airfield in Hampshire. Registration G-AIAW restored 13.10.1955 to W.S. Shackleton Ltd, London W.1

Registration cancelled as "sold in Spain" 13.9.1956. Re-registered as EC-APF by 30.9.1956 to Iberia. Re-registered in 3.1.1958 to Eurique Peris.

Written off (Damaged beyond repair) 9.1.1958: Take-off accident at Barcelona, Spain. During the takeoff roll, a tyre burst. The twin engine aircraft went out of control, veered off runway and came to rest in flames. All four occupants were injured and the aircraft was destroyed.


1. ABC (Madrid) 10 January 1958, page 38

Revision history:

03-Mar-2016 09:57 TB Added
27-Jul-2017 22:23 Dr. John Smith Updated [Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
22-Mar-2019 14:28 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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