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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 153733
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:3 CAACU Royal Air Force (3 CAACU RAF)
Registration: VZ302
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Exeter, Devon -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Exeter, Devon
Destination airport:Exeter, Devon (EXT/EGTE)
Crashed and destroyed 19/1/1959: Stalled while on approach to Exeter, Devon after the pilot overcorrected when the port wing dropped. It crashed inverted into a field and caught fire killing the pilot


Revision history:

04-Mar-2013 07:21 Dr. John Smith Added
10-Mar-2019 18:43 stehlik49 Updated [Operator]
10-Jan-2020 20:51 stehlik49 Updated [Aircraft type, Nature, Operator]

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