Flugunfall 06 APR 1964 einer Vickers 639 Viking 1 G-AHOY - London-Stansted Airport (STN) 
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Last updated: 9 December 2022
Datum:Montag 6 April 1964
Flugzeugtyp:Vickers 639 Viking 1
Fluggesellschaft:Invicta International Airways
Kennzeichen: G-AHOY
Werknummer: 128
Baujahr: 1946-10-26 (17 years 6 months)
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 4
Fluggste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 4
Sachschaden: schwer beschdigt
Konsequenzen: Repaired
Unfallort:London-Stansted Airport (STN) (   Grobritannien)
Flugphase: Landung (LDG)
Flug von:London-Stansted Airport (STN/EGSS), Grobritannien
Flug nach:London-Stansted Airport (STN/EGSS), Grobritannien
The aircraft was engaged on a training flight for the purpose of converting pilots to the type. In the course of' a ' touch-and- go' landing, after overshoot action had been initiated, but before the aircraft had become airborne, the undercarriage was inadvertently selected 'UP'. It was immediately reselected 'DOWN' but the starboard leg collapsed and the aircraft ground looped.

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