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Luton crash 1967?

Old 5th Apr 2018, 10:54
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Luton crash 1967?

One for the historical experts? this is reposted on behalf of a fellow member of a model engineering forum
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I have just had a general look at the posts as I'm on the night shift and have nothing else better to do. As aircraft accidents appear on recent posts, I tried to find a accident on the internet that happened around 1967 at Christmas time, but cant find any record of it.
The crash site was Vauxhall motors Luton, a small jet took of from Luton airport, and Vauxhalls is at the end of the runway. I remember my father getting a phone call to come in as he was on maintenance, and was needed for cutting the structure of the building away from the aircraft. I remember him telling me that the pilot was badly burnt and looked like a lump of cork.
As I've said, reading this discussion I have tried to get some information on the internet about this accident, but nothing about it at all.
Bob
Does anyone here have anything relevant, please?
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Old 5th Apr 2018, 11:25
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try here for a starter
https://aviation-safety.net/database...?id=19671223-1
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Old 5th Apr 2018, 11:59
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GAPDK - Thank you very much - looks to be spot on! Will pass that on to the enquirer.
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Old 6th Apr 2018, 00:25
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https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Luton_Airport

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