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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 153696
Last updated: 8 January 2020
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Date:05-MAR-1950
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic VAMP model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.100 Vampire F.Mk 1
Owner/operator:501 (County of Gloucester) Squadron Royal Air Force (501 (County of Gloucester) Sqn RAF)
Registration: VF271
C/n / msn: EEP/40127
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF stn Filton, Bristol, Gloucestershire (FZO/EGTG) -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Filton, Gloucestershire
Narrative:
Awaiting collection 22.8.46, delivered 26.8.46: issued to 3 Squadron, RAF Germany, later to 501 (County of Gloucester) Squadrom, RAF.

Written off (damaged beyond repair) when overshot landing in bad visibility at Filton, near Bristol, Gloucestershire on 5.3.50

Sources:

www.ukserials.com/results.php?serial=VF
http://www.dehavilland.ukf.net/_DH100%20prodn%20list.txt


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Mar-2013 21:22 Dr. John Smith Added
05-Apr-2013 07:07 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport]
08-Jan-2020 21:23 stehlik49 Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]

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