Runway excursion Accident Avro Shackleton MR.2 WR956, Monday 1 April 1968
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Date:Monday 1 April 1968
Type:Silhouette image of generic SHAC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Avro Shackleton MR.2
Owner/operator:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registration: WR956
Year of manufacture:1953
Engine model:Rolls-Royce Griffon 57
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Ballykelly RAF Station -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Ballykelly RAF Station (EGQB)
The airplane ran off the side of the runway at RAF Ballykelly after which an undercarriage leg collapsed.


Broken Wings : Post-War Royal Air Force Accidents / James J. Halley
The Avro Shackleton / as compiled by Chris Ashworth

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