ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 75481
Last updated: 15 September 2014
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Date:04-SEP-1939
Time:
Type:Supermarine Spitfire Type 300 prototype
Owner/operator:RAE Farnborough
Registration: K5054
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAE Farnborough -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Test
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAE Farnborough
Narrative:
The prototype Spitfire overturned on landing and the cockpit was crushed.
The pilot, F/Lt Gilbert Stanbridge White, was killed in the crash.
R.I.P.

Sources:
http://www.k5054.com/


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04-Jul-2010 23:20 angels one five Added
04-Jul-2010 23:36 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
25-Dec-2011 04:50 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Location, Destination airport, Narrative]
10-Jan-2012 15:52 angels one five Updated [Operator, Narrative]
30-May-2012 00:43 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport]
29-Oct-2012 12:16 angels one five Updated [Time, Location, Narrative]
29-Oct-2012 12:16 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
29-Oct-2012 12:34 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
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