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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 157040
Last updated: 29 November 2021
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Date:10-MAY-1954
Time:c. 09:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic VAMP model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Vampire FB52A
Owner/operator:Aeronautica Militare Italiana (AMI)
Registration: MM6098
MSN: 6112/74
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Napoli-Capodichino (NAP) -   Italy
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Napoli-Capodichino
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed into factory hall during aerobatic maneuvre while flying in four ship formation. Pilot Serg Giovanni Durante (24) died. One on ground was killed and ten others injured. Coded "F.84".

Sources:

http://www.alatricolore.it/alatricolore/incivolo/incivolo.htm
https://archivio.unita.news/assets/main/1954/05/11/page_001.pdf
https://archivio.unita.news/assets/main/1954/05/11/page_002.pdf
La Stampa 11 May 1954, p5


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Jun-2013 18:58 TB Added
11-Aug-2013 16:02 TB Updated [Time, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
11-Aug-2013 16:13 TB Updated [Narrative]
24-Jul-2014 16:13 TB Updated [Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
24-Jan-2016 14:29 Anon. Updated [Registration, Phase]
05-Feb-2016 19:02 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn]
09-Jan-2020 13:30 TB Updated [Source]
10-Jan-2020 18:15 stehlik49 Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
11-Jan-2020 15:53 TB Updated [Aircraft type]

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