Accident Handley Page Hastings C.2 WD483, Monday 9 April 1956
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Date:Monday 9 April 1956
Type:Silhouette image of generic hphs model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Handley Page Hastings C.2
Owner/operator:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registration: WD483
MSN: HP67/111
Year of manufacture:1951
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Ataq Airport (AXK) -   Yemen
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Aden-Khormaksar RAF Station (ADE/ODAA)
Destination airport:Ataq Airport (AXK/ODAT)
Undercarriage collapsed on landing. The Hastings caught fire.


Broken Wings : Post-War Royal Air Force Accidents / James J. Halley
Hastings Bangs and Prangs and Splashes and Crashes


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