Military -Royal Air Force

Military -Royal Air Force Tuesday July 6, 1965
The plane, carrying paratroopers, climbed to 2,000 ft., made a left turn and crashed. Fatigue fracture of 2 bolts that attached the elevator to the horizontal stabilizer resulted in an abnormal pitch-up attitude and stall.

Crash Details

DateTuesday July 6, 1965
LocationNear Oxford, England
Passengers35
Crew6
Fatalities41
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeHandley Page Hastings C Mark 1
OperatorMilitary -Royal Air Force
RegistrationTG577
Flight Origin
Flight Destination
Near Oxford, England
Military -Royal Air Force
Handley Page Hastings C Mark 1
1965