Dan Air Services

Dan Air Services Friday June 26, 1981
The the right rear door of the cargo plane detached and struck the horizontal tail plane and became lodged on the leading edge. Control was lost, and the aircraft entered a steep dive. During the dive, the wings and tail plane failed due to overstressing.

Crash Details

DateFriday June 26, 1981
LocationNailstone, England
Passengers0
Crew3
Fatalities3
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeHawker Siddeley HS-748
OperatorDan Air Services
RegistrationG-ASPL
Flight OriginLondon
Flight Destination East Midlands
Nailstone, England
Dan Air Services
Hawker Siddeley HS-748
1981