ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 151208
Last updated: 17 November 2020
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk I
Owner/operator:92 (East India) Squadron Royal Air Force (92 (East India) Sqn RAF)
Registration: N3287
C/n / msn: 497
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:2 miles southeast of Chudleigh, near Exeter -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:RAF Pembrey, Carmarthenshire
Destination airport:RAF Pembrey
The pilot became lost whilst on night patrol over Swansea Bay in poor weather, and with a failed R/T set. Baled out.
SOC 2/8/40.
P/O T.S. Wade, safe.


Spitfire production list
ORB 92 Sqn RAF

Related books:

Revision history:

14-Dec-2012 01:42 angels one five Added
14-Dec-2012 01:48 angels one five Updated [Date, Narrative]
14-Dec-2012 14:36 angels one five Updated [Source, Narrative]
26-May-2013 19:25 Nepa Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
19-Jun-2013 19:35 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Narrative]
28-May-2014 11:35 angels one five Updated [Operator, Location, Source]
01-Jun-2015 20:34 Tu104 Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
19-Apr-2019 05:01 angels one five Updated [Narrative]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description