Accident Vickers Valetta C.1 VW840, Wednesday 19 December 1956
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Date:Wednesday 19 December 1956
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: VW840
MSN: 401
Year of manufacture:1949
Engine model:Bristol Hercules 230
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Hargeisa Airport (HGA) -   Somalia
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Hargeisa Airport (HGA/HCMH)
A wheel was lost on landing, causing the undercarriage leg to collapse.


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


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