ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 91456
Last updated: 29 September 2016
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Narrative:Spitfire BR630 sustained Category A damage in a mid-air collision with Spitfire AB460 during flying practice. Landed safely at base. F/O Arthur Ince RCAF was uninjured.
|Type:||Supermarine Spitfire Mk IX|
|Owner/operator:||401 (City of Westmount) Sqn RCAF|
|Registration:|| BR630 |
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|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1|
|Airplane damage:|| Minor|
|Location:||Near Coulsdon, Surrey -
|Phase:|| Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)|
|Departure airport:||RAF Kenley|
|Destination airport:||RAF Kenley, Surrey|
The Spitfire was repaired on site and returned to service.
On 15/8/43 BR630 was lost in action during combat with Fw190s near Gravelines.
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