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Dehavilland Vampire Accident At ROC  
User currently offlineBAW2198 From United States of America, joined Dec 2003, 637 posts, RR: 4
Posted (4 years 10 months 2 weeks 1 day 16 hours ago) and read 3119 times:

Well, fortunately the pilot made it with only a slight back injury. The unfortunate thing is that this aircraft held the title as being the oldest flyable jet in the world.
Rochester NY wings expo June 5 + 6. The vampire was the second plane in a flight of 2 departing runway 4 back to GVQ (batavia NY). Vampire experienced engine vibration and tried to return to the airport. Landed abeam the numbers in the grass between runway 4 and taxiway alpha.

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[Edited 2009-06-08 18:10:09]


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User currently offlineUnited_fan From United States of America, joined Nov 2000, 7387 posts, RR: 8
Reply 1, posted (4 years 10 months 2 weeks 1 day 16 hours ago) and read 3062 times:

here's some more;

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User currently offlineDALCA From Netherlands, joined Aug 2006, 512 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (4 years 10 months 2 weeks 1 day ago) and read 2757 times:
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Such a shame for a nice aircraft from the old days, Good to hear that the pilot is ok though.


Zanair flight, please hold on finals as we have to clear rhino's off the runway. Next flight: AMS-FRA-AMS
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