Accident Vickers Valetta C.1 VW834, Monday 23 May 1955
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Date:Monday 23 May 1955
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: VW834
MSN: 395
Year of manufacture:1949
Engine model:Bristol Hercules 230
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Fayid RAF Station -   Egypt
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Fayid RAF Station
One of the main undercarriage legs failed to lock down and subsequently collapsed on touchdown.


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

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