BAW2198 From United States of America, joined Dec 2003, 637 posts, RR: 3 Posted (6 years 10 months 3 weeks 5 days 19 hours ago) and read 4732 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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