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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 160234
Last updated: 3 November 2020
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Date:18-JUL-1947
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire F Mk 22
Owner/operator:1 FU Royal Air Force (1 FU RAF)
Registration: PK666
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Tangmere, Chichester, West Sussex -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Pershore, Worcestershire
Destination airport:RAF Tangmere, Sussex
Narrative:
Written off (damaged beyond repair) 18/7/1947 when overshot landing at RAF Tangmere, West Sussex, when undercarriage raised to stop. Re-cat E and Struck Off Charge as scrap 22/8/1947

Sources:

1. Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft PA100-RZ999
2. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/spitfire/p086.html
3. http://allspitfirepilots.org/aircraft/PK666


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Sep-2013 08:21 JINX Added
27-Mar-2015 18:11 Jixon Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Destination airport]
29-Jun-2018 18:26 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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