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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 20160
Last updated: 8 June 2019
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Date:09-JAN-1952
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic VAMP model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Vampire FB Mk.5
Owner/operator:185 Squadron Royal Air Force (185 Sqn RAF)
Registration: WA437
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Mediterranean Sea, 15 miles N of Gozo -   Malta
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Stalled & crashed after flicking into spin during tail chase.

Sources:

Air Britain RAF Aircraft WA100 - WZ999


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-May-2008 03:14 JINX Added
14-Aug-2013 07:17 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]

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