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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 153733
Last updated: 26 April 2019
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Date:19-JAN-1959
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic VAMP model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
DeHavilland DH.100 Vampire FB.5
Owner/operator:3 CAACU Royal Air Force (3 CAACU RAF)
Registration: VZ302
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Exeter, Devon -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Exeter, Devon
Destination airport:Exeter, Devon (EXT/EGTE)
Narrative:
Crashed and destroyed 19/1/1959: Stalled while on approach to Exeter, Devon after the pilot overcorrected when the port wing dropped. It crashed inverted into a field and caught fire killing the pilot

Sources:

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


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Mar-2013 07:21 Dr. John Smith Added
10-Mar-2019 18:43 stehlik49 Updated [Operator]

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