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Last updated: 7 October 2020
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Date:06-JUL-1951
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire F Mk 22
Owner/operator:102 FRS RAF
Registration: PK430
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF North Luffenham, Rutland -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF North Luffenham
Narrative:
PK430: built as a Spitfire F.22. Delivered to the RAF at 33 MU Lyneham 18-10-45. To Vickers Armstrong EA 8-8-46 for modifications and converted to Spitfire F.24. Issued to 610 (County of Chester) Squadron, RAF coded 'DW-G' later 'RAQ-G'. To 102 FRS 17-3-1949.

Written off 30-4-51 Engine cut, wingtip hit ground during emergency landing RAF North Luffenham, Rutland. Struck off charge as Cat.5(Scrap) 6-7-51

Sources:

1. Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft PA100-RZ999
2. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/spitfire/p085.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Sep-2013 03:36 JINX Added
27-Mar-2015 17:51 Jixn Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location]
16-Mar-2017 23:13 Dr.John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]
02-Nov-2018 19:36 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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