Gear-up landing Incident Vickers Viking 618 G-AJPH,
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Date:Thursday 19 January 1956
Type:Vickers Viking 618
Owner/operator:Eagle Aviation
Registration: G-AJPH
MSN: 207
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Nicosia -   Cyprus
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Nicosia
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Badly damaged after a belly landing at Nicosia. Aircraft took off from Nicosia and according to passenger account one of the engines ran away and could not be controlled or shut down. Pilot crash landed as he would not have been able to make a controlled landing back at Nicosia.


British Pathe

Eye witness Passenger on aircraft

Revision history:

10-Dec-2018 11:22 Cobar Added
27-Jun-2019 13:39 robertpbull Updated [Source, Narrative]

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