Incident Supermarine Spitfire Mk I L1008, 16 Dec 1939
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 158079
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Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Supermarine Spitfire Mk I
Owner/operator:610 (County of Chester) Squadron Royal Air Force (610 (County of Chester) Sqn RAF)
Registration: L1008
MSN: 221
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:RAF Wittering, Cambridgeshire, England -   United Kingdom
Phase: Taxi
Departure airport:RAF Wittering, Cambridgeshire
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Collided with L1074 while taxying.
To AST on 28-12-39 for repair. Returned to service with 609 Sqdn 8-6-40.


Spitfire production list

Revision history:

07-Aug-2013 15:09 JINX Added
01-Mar-2014 21:59 Nepa Updated [Operator, Departure airport]
19-Apr-2015 23:07 angels one five Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Source, Damage, Narrative]
01-Jun-2015 14:47 Iwosh Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport]
06-Feb-2016 01:39 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport]
13-Feb-2018 21:37 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport]
08-Feb-2021 20:30 angels one five Updated [Time, Location]

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