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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 14959
Last updated: 8 January 2020
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Date:27-APR-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:4 Sqn Royal Air Force (4 Sqn RAF)
Registration: WA145
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:1.5 miles SE of Hoya, District of Nienburg, Lower Saxony -   Germany
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Jever, Germany
Destination airport:RAF Jever, Germany
Narrative:
Delivered 29.8.1950: issued to 4 Squadron, RAF Jever as 'UP-B'. Destroyed in a Category 5 Flying Accident on 27.4.1951: Engine cut and aircraft crash landed in a field 1 1/2 m South East of Hoya, District of Nienburg, Lower Saxony, West Germany

Sources:

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


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Mar-2008 09:11 JINX Added
08-Jun-2008 15:23 JINX Updated
05-Mar-2013 18:16 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
04-Apr-2013 19:49 Nepa Updated [Operator]
08-Jan-2020 20:52 stehlik49 Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]

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