Flugunfall 28 JUL 1959 einer Vickers 614 Viking 1 G-AHPH - Southend Municipal Airport (SEN) 
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Last updated: 10 December 2022
Datum:Dienstag 28 Juli 1959
Flugzeugtyp:Vickers 614 Viking 1
Fluggesellschaft:East Anglian Flying Services
Kennzeichen: G-AHPH
Werknummer: 141
Baujahr: 1946-12-03 (12 years 8 months)
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 3
Fluggste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 36
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 39
Sachschaden: Zerstrt
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Southend Municipal Airport (SEN) (   Grobritannien)
Flugphase: Landung (LDG)
Betriebsart:Auerplanmiger Passagierflug
Flug von:?
Flug nach:Southend Municipal Airport (SEN/EGMC), Grobritannien
The right hand main gear didn't show a green ('down and locked') light on approach to Southend. The emergency gear extension system didn't work, so a landing was attempted on the grass parallel to the runway. The main gear leg collapsed and the Viking swung to the right before coming to rest.


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