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Details for: Loss of Stirling I (Reg. N6086)


Historical Data:
Takingoff from Waterbeach for a night flying exercise, an engine failed on their Stirling I (Reg. N6086). While trying to make an emergency landing the pilot lost control and crashed at 2100 into Oakington Village, Cambridgeshire. Three crewmen were killed and four were injured.


1 person killed