ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 152398
Last updated: 6 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.

Date:25-NOV-1943
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk Vb
Owner/operator:130 (Punjab) Squadron Royal Air Force (130 (Punjab) Sqn RAF)
Registration: AD329
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Station Ayr -   United Kingdom
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Ayr
Narrative:
Spitfire AD329 was struck from behind by Typhoon JR200 as it was taxiing in after landing.
The Spitfire overturned and caught fire.

Pilot:
F/Sgt (NZ413447) Ian Edgecombe MATHIESON RNZAF - killed.
R.I.P.

Sources:

Spitfire production list.
CWGC
RAF Casualties-1943.


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Jan-2013 23:31 angels one five Added
09-Jan-2013 23:32 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
28-May-2013 18:41 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Nature, Narrative]
08-Nov-2013 08:07 angels one five Updated [Operator, Location, Nature, Narrative]
04-Jun-2015 18:04 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Location, Nature, Source, Narrative]
27-Oct-2020 05:39 angels one five Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description