Airplane Crash - Stansted, England 12/23/1957

Details of airplane crash/ shootdown - Stansted, England


Date12/23/1957
LocationStansted, England
OperatorScottish Airlines
RouteMalta - London
TypeAvro 685 York C-1
RegistrationG-AMUN
Aboard4
Fatalities4
Ground0
SummaryThe cargo plane crash landed short of the runway on the third landing attempt. The accident was due to an error on the part of the captain in that while making an attempt to land he continued the approach below the critical height without sufficient visual reference to the ground.

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