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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 204659
Last updated: 8 January 2020
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Date:09-NOV-1952
Time:
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:442 Sqn RCAF
Registration: 17061
C/n / msn: 42379
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Boundery Bay, BC -   Canada
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:442 Sqn
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Two Vampire collided with wingtips on target range 25 miles south of Vancouver. F/O William Ross (22) crashed and killed. F/O Charles Dodwell landed safely.

Sources:

Saskatoon Star-Phoenix 10 November 1952, p2/26 January 1953, p7


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Jan-2018 18:48 TB Added
08-Jan-2020 22:14 stehlik49 Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Operator]

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