Aircraft Photo of G-ALWE | Vickers 701 Viscount | BEA - British European Airways | #9329
Registration / Serial:G-ALWE
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viscount
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viscount
Aircraft Version:Vickers 701 Viscount
C/n (msn):4
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
Aircraft Name:RMA Discovery
City / Airport:Manchester - InternationalMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGCC   IATA: MAN   Local: -   Other: -
Photo Date:15 March 1957
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID: 9329
Photo Comment

A wing flap bolt fractured on final approach to Ringway and the Viscount banked very steeply and crashed into the houses on the right.

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