ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 20160
Last updated: 8 January 2020
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:09-JAN-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: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]
16-Nov-2019 18:31 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
08-Jan-2020 22:34 stehlik49 Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description