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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 20164
Last updated: 28 August 2019
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Date:21-JAN-1956
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:607 (County of Durham) Squadron Royal Air Force (607 (County of Durham) Sqn RAF)
Registration: WA449
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Ouston, Northumberland -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Ouston, Northumberland
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Written off 21.1.1956: Crashed when a wing hit the ground after hitting the slipstream of the aircraft ahead of it during a formation take off from RAF Ouston, Northumberland

Sources:

Air Britain RAF Aircraft WA100 - WZ999
www.ukserials.com/losses-1956.htm
[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.planetrace.co.uk/1950_-_1959_16.html]
www.ukserials.com/results.php?serial=WA


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-May-2008 05:25 JINX Added
18-Aug-2010 02:49 penguin832 Updated [Source, Narrative]
10-Jan-2012 15:05 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source]
05-Mar-2013 15:38 Dr. John Smith Updated [Registration, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
27-Mar-2016 08:05 INV Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport]

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