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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 150419
Last updated: 3 November 2020
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Date:05-OCT-1940
Time:c. 09:50
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk I
Owner/operator:72 (Basutoland) Squadron Royal Air Force (72 (Basutoland) Sqn RAF)
Registration: K9989
C/n / msn: 203
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near RAF Biggin Hill, Kent, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Biggin Hill, Kent
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Collided with Spitfire X4544 during a scramble. Crashed and burned out.
Crew:
P/O N. SUTTON (pilot) RAFVR - killed

Sources:

Spitfire production list.


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Oct-2012 03:15 angels one five Added
09-Nov-2012 00:52 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
27-May-2013 21:02 Nepa Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Narrative]
25-Feb-2014 01:20 angels one five Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Narrative]
29-May-2015 06:57 Angel dot comma Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]

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