Accident Bristol 170 Wayfarer II G-AGPV, Friday 22 April 1960
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Date:Friday 22 April 1960
Type:Silhouette image of generic B170 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Bristol 170 Wayfarer II
Owner/operator:Air Condor
Registration: G-AGPV
MSN: 12730
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 47
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial, repaired
Location:Southend Municipal Airport (SEN) -   United Kingdom
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Southend Municipal Airport (SEN/EGMC)
Destination airport:
Following the application of full power for a night takeoff the aircraft swung to the right. The swing continued through approximately 180 degrees and the aircraft collided with a light aircraft waiting to take off. Two passengers were seriously injured and the aircraft was substantially damaged when the rotating propeller of the light aircraft pierced the fuselage.


Survey of accidents to aircraft in the United Kingdom 1960 / CAA

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