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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 150826
Last updated: 25 April 2020
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Date:14-AUG-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk Va
Owner/operator:164 (Argentine-British) Sqn RAF
Registration: P7498
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Skeabrae, Orkney -   United Kingdom
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Struck while on the ground by Spitfire L1031.
Cat.E and SOC 21/8/42.

P7498 was built as a Spitfire Mark IIa and converted to a Mark Va by Westland Aircraft after a Cat.B accident on 11/9/41.



Sources:

Spitfire production list


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Nov-2012 19:10 angels one five Added
07-Mar-2013 14:49 angels one five Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Location, Narrative]
28-May-2013 19:45 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total occupants, Location, Nature, Narrative]
27-Jul-2013 00:29 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Location]
15-Sep-2013 07:11 angels one five Updated [Operator, Source]
04-Jun-2015 17:12 Angel dick one Updated [Operator]

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