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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 14991
Last updated: 16 September 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic VAMP model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.100 Vampire FB.Mk 5
Owner/operator:8 FTS Royal Air Force (8 FTS RAF)
Registration: WA215
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF stn Syerston, Nottinghamshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:RAF Syerston, Nottinghamshire
Destination airport:
Impeller failed, undershot forced landing & DBR at RAF Syerston, Nottinghamshire on 20.1.1959. Struck off charge as Cat.5(gi) and allocated for ground instructional use as 7598M with No.138 ATC Squadron, Nottingham; perished/scrapped at Syerston in the mid 1960's


Revision history:

01-Mar-2008 19:26 JINX Added
24-Jan-2013 15:42 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
28-Feb-2015 09:03 AlLah Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location]
10-Jan-2020 21:25 stehlik49 Updated [Aircraft type, Nature, Operator]

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