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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 14966
Last updated: 8 January 2020
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Date:05-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: WA164
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Wunstorf -   Germany
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Jever (G)
Destination airport:RAF Wunsdorf (G)
Narrative:
Crashed 5.4.1951: Category 4 (Repairable) damage in a Flying Accident, when the Eengine cut and the aircraft belly landed at Wunstorf, West Germany

However, not repaired; Later re-classified Cat.5(c) and struck off charge 11.4.1951

Sources:

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


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Mar-2008 09:31 JINX Added
08-Jun-2008 15:22 JINX Updated
05-Mar-2013 18:23 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
04-Apr-2013 19:50 Nepa Updated [Operator]
08-Jan-2020 21:51 stehlik49 Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Operator]

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