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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 20116
Last updated: 8 January 2020
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Date:17-OCT-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:28 Squadron Royal Air Force (28 Sqn RAF)
Registration: WA263
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Kai Tak -   Hong Kong
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Kai Tak
Narrative:
Engine failed, landed to fast & DBR when undercarriage raised to stop.

Sources:

Air Britain RAF Aircraft WA100 - WZ999


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-May-2008 14:35 JINX Added
23-Jan-2012 05:27 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source]
08-Jan-2020 22:46 stehlik49 Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Destination airport, Operator]

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