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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 140002
Last updated: 13 October 2020
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Date:09-SEP-1941
Time:15:50
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk I
Owner/operator:131 (County of Kent) Squadron Royal Air Force (131 (County of Kent) Sqn RAF)
Registration: N3170
C/n / msn: 412
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Ternhill, Shropshire, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Test
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Ternhill, Shropshire
Narrative:
The pilot stalled his plane too high on landing from a weather test and dropped it onto the ground from 15 feet. The undercarriage collapsed. P/O Chubb safe.
Damage Cat. B
To General Aircraft for repair, but re-cat. Cat.E and SOC.


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Spitfire production list


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Nov-2011 17:42 angels one five Added
30-Dec-2011 06:27 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Nature, Destination airport]
09-Jan-2012 00:59 angels one five Updated [Location]
23-Jan-2012 02:16 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Narrative]
09-Nov-2012 11:32 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Source, Damage, Narrative]
09-Nov-2012 16:37 angels one five Updated [Location, Damage, Narrative]
11-Nov-2012 13:54 angels one five Updated [Time, Nature, Source, Narrative]
28-May-2013 18:49 Nepa Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Destination airport, Narrative]
25-Sep-2013 01:11 angels one five Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
01-Jun-2015 20:20 Heil Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Destination airport, Source]

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