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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 14944
Last updated: 18 November 2021
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Date:29-JUL-1953
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic VAMP model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.100 Vampire FB Mk 5
Owner/operator:Royal Air Force (RAF)
Registration: WA116
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Mehlem -   Germany
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Collided with Vampire FB.5 WA280 over the Rhine river and crashed. WA280 made a crash landing at Wiltenrath.

Sources:

http://www.ukserials.com/results.php?serial=WA
http://www.rafjever.org/4sqnpic232.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Mar-2008 08:16 JINX Added
08-Jun-2008 21:57 JINX Updated
11-Mar-2013 13:45 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
06-May-2013 10:45 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]
06-Dec-2013 19:36 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
09-Jan-2020 21:20 stehlik49 Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]

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