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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 20144
Last updated: 18 November 2021
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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:118 Squadron Royal Air Force (118 Sqn RAF)
Registration: WA380
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:0.5 mile east of Soltau -   Germany
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Vampire WA380 : Spun into ground during practice attack. 21.12.1953
P/O Smith (pilor) RAF - killed


Air Britain RAF Aircraft WA100 - WZ999

Revision history:

29-May-2008 00:00 JINX Added
08-Jun-2008 14:40 JINX Updated
17-May-2015 07:19 MiG21 Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
10-Mar-2021 10:07 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Narrative, Operator]

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