Airplane Crash - Off Trapani, Italy 08/21/1952

Details of airplane crash/ shootdown - Off Trapani, Italy


Date08/21/1952
Time01:00
LocationOff Trapani, Italy
OperatorAirwork
RouteBlackbushe - Malta - Khartoum
TypeHandley Page HP-81 Hermes 4A
RegistrationG-ALDF
Cn/InHP-81/7
Aboard57
Fatalities7
Ground0
SummaryAfter failure of all four engines the plane ditched into the Mediterranean Sea. The initial failure of the No. 1 and 2 engines for reasons unknown.

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