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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 154030
Last updated: 6 September 2019
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Date:25-JAN-1956
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk XVI
Owner/operator:1 CAACU Royal Air Force (1 CAACU RAF)
Registration: TE402
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Hornchurch, Essex, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Hornchurch, Essex
Narrative:
Written off 25/1/1956: The pilot did not move the undercarriage lever through its full range resulting in a wheels up landing at Hornchurch.

Sources:

http://www.spitfires.ukf.net/p112.htm
[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.planetrace.co.uk/1950_-_1959_16.html]
www.ukserials.com/losses-1956.htm
http://www.northwealdairfieldmuseum.com/upload/IncidentsWestEssexto2000.pdf
Spotfire production list


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Mar-2013 17:15 Dr. John Smith Added
17-Apr-2013 02:25 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
05-Apr-2015 10:52 Earl Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Source]

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