Loss of control Accident Vickers Valetta C.1 VW165, Wednesday 12 June 1957
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Date:Wednesday 12 June 1957
Type:Silhouette image of generic vltt model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Vickers Valetta C.1
Owner/operator:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registration: VW165
MSN: 335
Year of manufacture:1948
Engine model:Bristol Hercules 230
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Beihan Airport (BHN) -   Yemen
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Beihan Airport (BHN/ODAB)
The Valetta stalled on finals and hit the ground. The tailwheel collapsed.


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

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