Accident Handley Page Marathon T.2 XA253, Monday 5 May 1958
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Date:Monday 5 May 1958
Type:Silhouette image of generic milm model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Handley Page Marathon T.2
Owner/operator:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registration: XA253
MSN: 105
Year of manufacture:1950
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Topcliffe RAF Station -   United Kingdom
Phase: Taxi
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Topcliffe RAF Station (EGXZ)
After landing the crew accidently retracted the undercarriage instead of the flaps.


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

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