Accident de Havilland DH.115 Vampire T Mk 11 R1318, Thursday 13 January 1977
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Date:Thursday 13 January 1977
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic VAMP model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
de Havilland DH.115 Vampire T Mk 11
Owner/operator:Rhodesia Air Force
Registration: R1318
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:near Thornhill AFB, Gwelo, Midlands -   Zimbabwe
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Engine failure during training flight. Forced landing near Thornhill.

Sources:

http://rhodesianforces.org/AircraftIncidents.htm

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Aug-2018 08:14 JF Added
09-Jan-2020 22:29 stehlik49 Updated [Aircraft type, Phase, Nature, Operator]
12-Apr-2022 21:17 Ron Averes Updated [Location]
13-Apr-2022 23:03 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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