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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 152986
Last updated: 9 March 2020
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Date:04-APR-1945
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk Vc
Owner/operator:336 (Greek) Squadron Royal Air Force (336 (Greek) Sqn RAF)
Registration: ER194
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:off Vouliagmeni -   Greece
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Hassani (Athens) Airport
Destination airport:
Narrative:
This 336 Squadron Spitfire ditched or crashed in the sea off Vouliagmeni, about 10 miles southwest of Hassani Airport, whilst taking part in an Air-Sea Rescue search. Pilot W/O Georgios Nikolopoulos (24) did not survive.

Sources:

1. Spitfire production list
https://polemikiaeroporiahaf.blogspot.de/search/label/Supermarine%20Spitfire
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7-HRgyuP1G4


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Feb-2013 14:26 angels one five Added
26-Jul-2013 16:51 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source, Narrative]
16-Sep-2013 08:30 angels one five Updated [Operator, Source]
05-Apr-2015 10:09 Emil Robot Updated [Operator, Source]
11-Feb-2017 14:11 TB Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
11-Feb-2017 14:15 TB Updated [Source]

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