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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 153785
Last updated: 9 January 2020
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Date:20-AUG-1952
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:Royal Air Force (RAF)
Registration: VV541
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near RAF Jever -   Germany
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Jever (G)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Vampire FB.5 VX998 and VV451 collided and crashed. They were flown by Flying Officer R.J. Keyser, R.A.F (in VV541), and Sergeant M. Lavoine, Armee de L'Air (in VX998). Both pilots were killed.

Sources:

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


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Mar-2013 16:55 Dr. John Smith Added
05-Apr-2013 07:13 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location]
06-Dec-2013 19:39 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
09-Jan-2020 12:31 stehlik49 Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport, Operator]

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