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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 205525
Last updated: 8 January 2020
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Date:27-MAR-1949
Time:11:45 LT
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: 17032
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Charleswood, MB -   Canada
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RCAF Winnipeg, MB/402 Sqn
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed into snow covered field after 20 minutes in flight. Pilot F/O Vernon James Bastable (34).

Sources:

The Winnipeg Evening Tribune 28 March 1949, p1
Canadian Military Aircraft Serial Numbers


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Feb-2018 19:04 TB Added
02-Feb-2018 19:07 TB Updated [Departure airport]
06-Feb-2018 10:06 TB Updated [Registration, Source]
08-Jan-2020 21:11 stehlik49 Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]

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