ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145416
Last updated: 30 July 2014
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Date:03-MAY-2012
Time:
Type:Supermarine Spitfire T9
Owner/operator:Air Fighter Academy GmbH
Registration: D-FMKN
C/n / msn: CBAF7269
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Bremgarten -   Germany
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:EDTG
Destination airport:EDTG
Narrative:
Landing gear malfunctioned. Pilot made a belly landing on the grass strip.

This particular Spitfire was built as Mk.IX MJ772, and currently wears its original 1943-period RAF markings. It had been refurbished to fly again on March 17, 2012 after bring a grounded static display airframe for 25 years

Sources:
http://www.badische-zeitung.de/eschbach/oldtimer-flugzeug-muss-in-bremgarten-notlanden--59051562.html
http://www.aeroplanemonthly.com/news/latest-news/398-supermarine-spitfire-trix-mj772d-fmkn-flew-at-bremgarten
http://www.spitfires.ukf.net/p068.htm

Supermarine Spitfire IX (MJ772) (N8R) (G-AVAV)

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-May-2012 04:56 Jescooo Added
04-May-2012 05:00 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
05-May-2012 07:16 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
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