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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 78722
Last updated: 18 November 2021
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Date:03-DEC-1953
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic VAMP model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Vampire (J 28B)
Owner/operator:Flygvapnet
Registration: 28257
MSN: V0480
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Rödön, Östersund -   Sweden
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:F4 Frösön
Destination airport:F4 Frösön
Narrative:
Pilot retracts undercarriage before he is airborn. The belly hits ground but the aircraft takes off on fire. The pilot bails out at 500m. The aircraft dives into a bog where it still rests (june 2009). Code: F 4 W.

Sources:

https://www.ltz.se/jamtland/krokom/stortade-planet-pa-rodon-ar-en-tickande-miljobomb
Scramble


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Oct-2010 09:38 Masen63 Added
26-Mar-2013 12:11 Masen63 Updated [Registration, Cn]
07-Jan-2017 19:22 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source, Narrative]

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