ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 65419
Last updated: 28 November 2014
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Date:06-JUN-2009
Time:3:25 pm
Type:Silhouette image of generic VAMP model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
De Havilland DH.100 Vampire Mk 3
Owner/operator:Wings of Flight Inc
Registration: N6878D
C/n / msn: EEP/42390
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Greater Rochester International Airport (KROC), New York State -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:KROC
Destination airport:KROC
Narrative:
UPON DEPARTURE PILOT NOTICED UNUSUAL ENGINE NOISE. PILOT MADE PRECAUTIONARY RETURNED TO FIELD. IN DOWNWIND NOISE WORSENED AND VIBRATION STARTED. ENGINE FLAMED OUT ON FINAL. PILOT DEAD STICKED AIRCRAFT ONTO GRASS WITH WHEELS RETRACTED. UPON LANDING AIRCRAFT SLID 100 FEET AND IMPACTED 1 FOOT DIRT BERM ADJACENT TO TAXIWAY RESULTING IN SUBSTANTIAL DAMAGE TO AIRCRAFT.

Sources:
http://www.democratandchronicle.com/article/20090607/NEWS01/906070329/1002/NEWS/Vintage+jet+crashes+at+Rochester+airport
http://www.ntsb.gov/aviationquery/brief2.aspx?ev_id=20090606X60709&ntsbno=ERA09LA324&akey=1
http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=6878D&x=20&y=13

N6878D as Oshkosh, Wisconsin July 28 2006 DeHavilland Vampire F Mk. 3 N6878D

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Jun-2009 06:14 slowkid Added
17-Jun-2009 10:17 CALMD80FO Updated
07-Jul-2009 06:23 RobertMB Updated
04-Mar-2013 08:15 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Nature, Source]
28-Oct-2013 17:58 Dr. John Smith Updated [Embed code]
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