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Walloon Brabant

Crash of an Airspeed AS.10 Oxford II at Beauvechain AFB

Date & Time: Jun 2, 1959
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
O-25
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Beauvechain - Beauvechain
MSN:
4170
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
The tire on the right main gear burst during takeoff roll. The right main gear collapsed and the aircraft veered off runway to the right before coming to rest. Both pilots were unhurt while the aircraft was considered as damaged beyond repair.
Probable cause:
Failure of the right main gear after the tire burst during takeoff.

Crash of an Airspeed AS.10 Oxford II in Braine-l'Alleud

Date & Time: Dec 20, 1957
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
O-18
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Site:
MSN:
828
YOM:
1940
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
While performing a training flight, the crew was forced to attempt an emergency landing in Braine-l'Alleud. Both occupants were uninjured and the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.

Crash of a Junkers JU.52/3m in Rosières: 3 killed

Date & Time: May 10, 1940 at 1230 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
3
Circumstances:
The crew was taking part to the German invasion of Belgium. En route, the three engine aircraft was shot down by a French armored car, went out of control and crashed in a field. All three crewmen were killed.
Crew:
Oberfw Werner Jung,
Obergefr Josef Hatting,
Gefr. Walter Pollmann.
Probable cause:
Shot down by enemy fire.