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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 14955
Last updated: 15 April 2019
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Date:25-MAY-1951
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:94 Squadron Royal Air Force (94 Sqn RAF)
Registration: WA140
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Emsdetten -   Germany
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Abandoned in spin after entering cloud.
Engine overheated causing total loss of electrics. A/c not fitted with ejection seat, escape by parachute.
Crew:
Sgt TAYLOR (pilot) RAF

Sources:

Sgt Pilot Taylor


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Mar-2008 08:56 JINX Added
08-Jun-2008 15:25 JINX Updated
10-Sep-2011 04:39 Chr. Hölscher Updated [Location]
21-Dec-2012 02:15 Rod Updated [Source, Narrative]
16-May-2015 17:07 Xindel Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]

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