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Last updated: 15 June 2020
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Date:09-AUG-1940
Time:07:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk I
Owner/operator:266 (Rhodesia) Squadron Royal Air Force (266 (Rhodesia) Sqn RAF)
Registration: L1059
C/n / msn: 274
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:RAF Wittering, Cambridgeshire, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Wittering, Cambridgeshire
Narrative:
Struck obstacle while landing at base in poor vis. Cat. C2 To 1 CRU for repair 17/10/40.
Crew:
Sgt A.W.EADE (pilot) RAFVR - safe.





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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Aug-2011 16:11 angels one five Added
28-Dec-2011 12:59 Nepa Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Location, Nature, Destination airport, Narrative]
22-Jan-2012 21:50 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
06-Nov-2012 00:51 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
26-Jun-2013 10:34 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Narrative]
29-Jul-2013 02:05 JINX Updated [Operator, Location, Narrative]
29-Jul-2013 02:06 JINX Updated [Aircraft type]
02-Aug-2013 11:14 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location]
07-Nov-2014 20:16 angels one five Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Source]
02-Jun-2015 12:55 Charlie Harper Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Destination airport, Narrative]

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