Loss of control Accident Vickers Valetta C.1 VX521, Friday 15 June 1956
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Date:Friday 15 June 1956
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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: VX521
MSN:
Year of manufacture:1950
Engine model:Bristol Hercules 230
Fatalities:Fatalities: 9 / Occupants: 9
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:near Ipoh -   Malaysia
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The Valetta was a on a supply dropping mission when it stalled and crashed into a jungle-covered hillside.

Sources:

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

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