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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 150344
Last updated: 14 August 2020
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Date:18-SEP-1941
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIa
Owner/operator:313 Squadron Royal Air Force (313 Sqn RAF)
Registration: P7834
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Portreath, Cornwall, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Portreath, Cornwall
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The tail unit of this aircraft was damaged when it was in collision with another Spitfire being flown by Frantisek Borisch. F/O Frantisek Fajtl managed to land P7834 and Borisch also got down safely.
Pilot:
F/O (82544) František FAJTL (cs.pilot) RAFVR - Ok

Sources:

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Oct-2012 05:50 Nepa Added
24-Oct-2012 06:13 Nepa Updated [Date, Registration, Operator, Total fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Narrative]
10-Mar-2015 07:43 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location]
28-Mar-2015 08:51 Jixon Updated [Operator, Narrative]
20-Apr-2015 03:59 angels one five Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]
09-May-2015 13:00 Angel dot comma Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]
02-Oct-2019 04:48 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
14-Aug-2020 15:17 Nepa Updated [Other fatalities, Location, Narrative, Operator]

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