Accident Vickers Valetta T.3 WJ474,
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Date:Wednesday 6 January 1954
Type:Silhouette image of generic vltt model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Vickers Valetta T.3
Owner/operator:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registration: WJ474
MSN: 599
Year of manufacture:1952
Fatalities:Fatalities: 16 / Occupants: 17
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:near Aldbury, Hertfordshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:Bovingdon RAF Station
Destination airport:Thorney Island RAF Station
Four minutes after takeoff the aircraft lost height and hit a tree during a blizzard.


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


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