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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 14960
Last updated: 9 January 2020
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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:16 Sqn RAF
Registration: WA148
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Sylt -   Germany
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Sylt (G)
Written off 16/06/1952: Hit runway at RAF Sylt, West Germany during stream landing, overshot & crashlanded. Pilot survived


Air Britain RAF Aircraft WA100 - WZ999

Revision history:

01-Mar-2008 09:15 JINX Added
03-Jun-2008 17:01 JINX Updated
06-May-2013 12:13 Dr. John Smith Updated [Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
16-May-2015 17:38 Xindel Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Destination airport]
17-May-2015 06:22 Lixon Updated [Operator]
09-Jan-2020 15:26 stehlik49 Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]

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