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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 139978
Last updated: 10 November 2020
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Date:27-APR-1944
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIb
Owner/operator:61 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (61 OTU RAF)
Registration: P8340
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:RAF Rednal, Shropshire, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Rednal, Shropshire
Destination airport:RAF Rednal
Narrative:
Presentation aircraft ' Balikpapan ' ( in the Netherlands East Indies ).
Undercarriage damaged on landing. The pilot ' went around ' and made a second landing with the gear up for safety reasons.
Initially assessed as Cat. B, damage, the aircraft was reassessed as Cat. E on 25/8/44.
Written off the books.





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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Nov-2011 01:08 angels one five Added
25-Dec-2011 15:33 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport]
17-Jan-2012 04:18 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport]
22-Jan-2012 21:07 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
06-May-2012 16:02 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
30-May-2012 00:52 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location]
04-Nov-2012 20:57 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Source, Narrative]
11-Nov-2014 22:42 angels one five Updated [Date, Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
16-Jan-2015 04:56 angels one five Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
09-Jun-2015 07:57 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport]

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