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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 14964
Last updated: 18 November 2021
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Date:10-NOV-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:94 Squadron Royal Air Force (94 Sqn RAF)
Registration: WA161
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Eilvese, 2 miles NNW of Neustadt -   Germany
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Celle (G)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Written off 10/11/1953: Dived into ground at Eilvese, 2 miles NNW of Neustadt, West Germany, after tail chase. Pilot killed

Sources:

Halley, J J, 2003, Royal Air Force Aircraft WA100-WZ999, 2nd Ed, pg6
http://www.ukserials.com/results.php?serial=WA
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/No._94_Squadron_RAF#Cold_War


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Mar-2008 09:26 JINX Added
06-May-2013 12:55 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
17-May-2015 07:16 MiG21 Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport]
09-Jan-2020 21:10 stehlik49 Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]

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