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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 140001
Last updated: 15 June 2020
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Date:18-JUL-1940
Time:
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: N3170
C/n / msn: 412
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:RAF Wittering, Cambridgeshire, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Wittering, Cambridgeshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Struck stationary tractor whilst taxi-ing. To 1 CRU for repair
Crew:
P/O ASHTON (pilot) RAFVR - unhurt.


Sources:

Spitfire production list.


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Nov-2011 17:26 angels one five Added
26-Dec-2011 13:02 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport]
22-Jan-2012 21:27 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
06-Nov-2012 16:17 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Nature, Source, Narrative]
30-May-2013 14:08 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Nature, Narrative]
19-Jun-2013 19:25 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Location]
26-Jun-2013 10:43 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Location]
02-Jun-2015 12:53 Charlie Harper Updated [Location, Departure airport, Narrative]

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