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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 123013
Last updated: 30 May 2020
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Date:12-JUN-2011
Time:c. 1600
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Trainer Mark IX
Owner/operator:Lasbrook Holdings Limited
Registration: ZK-WDQ
C/n / msn: CBAF5487
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Ardmore Aerodrome - NZAR -   New Zealand
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Ardmore NZAR
Narrative:
The Spitfire was caught by strong winds and tipped onto its nose at Ardmore Aerodrome (NZAR).
3rd incident in 3 years.... But luckily the aircraft received only minor damage will be repaired.

Sources:

https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=10731880
http://rnzaf.proboards.com/index.cgi?board=Airshows&action=display&thread=13544
https://forum.keypublishing.com/showthread.php?109649-Wings-over-NZ-reporting-Spitfire-accident-No-injuries


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Jun-2011 02:26 angels one five Added
12-Jun-2011 02:27 angels one five Updated
12-Jun-2011 11:53 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source]
12-Jun-2011 13:35 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
12-Jun-2011 17:10 angels one five Updated [Phase, Narrative]

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