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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 137911
Last updated: 16 June 2020
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Date:26-AUG-1941
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk I
Owner/operator:53 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (53 OTU RAF)
Registration: L1009
C/n / msn: 222
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Llandow, Glamorgan, Wales. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Llandow, Glamorgan
Destination airport:RAF Llandow, South Glamorgan
Narrative:
Landed wheels up at RAF Llandow, Glamorgan 26/8/1941 after running out of fuel.Initially assessed as Cat. B damage.
To AST (Airwork Service Training) for re-assessment and possible repairs. Not repaired, SOC 31/10/41.

Sources:

1. Royal Air Force Aircraft L1000-N9999 (James J. Halley, Air Britain)
2. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/spitfire/p002.html
3. http://www.ggat.org.uk/timeline/pdf/Military%20Aircraft%20Crash%20Sites%20in%20Southeast%20Wales.pdf
4. http://ciapoldiescorner.blogspot.com/2009/08/events-for-26th-august.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Aug-2011 16:09 angels one five Added
28-Dec-2011 07:21 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
09-Jan-2012 01:03 angels one five Updated [Operator, Location]
09-Jan-2012 06:19 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location]
23-Jan-2012 02:07 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
21-Nov-2012 18:59 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
11-Jul-2013 04:22 JINX Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
19-Aug-2013 06:36 angels one five Updated [Operator, Narrative]
20-Jun-2015 09:04 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport]
19-May-2019 16:52 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
25-May-2019 11:00 stehlik49 Updated [Operator]

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