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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 157841
Last updated: 7 February 2020
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Date:26-JUL-1943
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIa
Owner/operator:61 OTU RAF
Registration: P7692
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Prestatyn Beach -   United Kingdom
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Rednal, Shropshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Struck the target during air/ground firing practice and crashed on Prestatyn Beach. Pilot killed.
Aircraft Cat. E and written off the books.
Pilot:
Sgt Kjell Roald Oddfjell, Royal Norwegian Air Force, killed in a flying accident.
R.I.P.

Sources:

Spitfire production list
http://www.luftwaffe.no/Table2.htm


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Jul-2013 02:08 JINX Added
25-Sep-2013 06:10 angels one five Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
24-Nov-2014 09:54 angels one five Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Phase, Source, Narrative]
18-Jun-2015 17:47 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]
02-Oct-2019 04:43 angels one five Updated [Narrative]

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