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Date of Accident:08 April 1954Help
Airline:British Overseas Airways   Help
Aircraft:de Havilland DH-106 Comet   Help
Location:Stromboli, ItalyHelp
Registration:G-ALYYHelp
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Flight Number:201Help
Fatalities:21:21Help
MSN:06011Help
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Year of Delivery:1952Help
Accident Description:The aircraft broke up in-flight due to a design flaw and metal fatigue. This was the third crash with the same cause.
 
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