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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 203654
Last updated: 8 January 2020
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Date:31-MAR-1951
Time:c. 16:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic VAMP model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.100 Vampire F.Mk 3
Owner/operator:Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF)
Registration: 17079
C/n / msn: 42397
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Sorel, QC -   Canada
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RCAF St Hubert, QC (ca 15:00)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Two Vampire crashed into the ice-littered St Lawrence river. Pilot Sqn Ldr Guy Hackett (32) missing.

Sources:

The Montreal Gazette 2 April 1951, p1
Scramble


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Jan-2018 00:18 TB Added
09-Jan-2018 20:56 TB Updated [Aircraft type]
15-Jan-2018 15:53 TB Updated [Registration, Cn, Source]
15-Jan-2018 16:21 TB Updated [Time, Departure airport, Narrative]
08-Jan-2020 21:47 stehlik49 Updated [Aircraft type, Phase, Operator]

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