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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 90520
Last updated: 8 January 2020
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Date:20-APR-1951
Time:15:27 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic VAMP model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.100 Vampire FB.Mk 6
Owner/operator:Swiss Air Force
Registration: J-1053
C/n / msn: 964
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sihltal, SZ -   Switzerland
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:LSMD
Destination airport:LSMD
Narrative:
The pilot lost control of the Vampire during an training flight and crashed. It was his first flight in a Vampire. Lt. Francesco Masina died.

Sources:

http://178.83.198.61/wings/04-SAF/swissbasis03d.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2011 10:27 FLYINGBROTHER1 Added
08-Jan-2020 21:52 stehlik49 Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]

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