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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 160582
Last updated: 12 March 2020
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Date:18-APR-1944
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire PR Mk XI
Owner/operator:309 FTU Royal Air Force (309 FTU RAF)
Registration: PL777
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:8 miles north of Larache, (Spanish) Morocco -   Morocco
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:RAF Portreath, Cornwall
Destination airport:RAF North Front, Gibraltar
Narrative:
Forced landed short of fuel on ferry flight & interned in Spanish (until 1956) Morocco. " Disposed of " by the British Air Attache to Madrid, 30/4/45.

Sources:

Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft PA100-RZ999
Spitfire production list


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Sep-2013 02:36 JINX Added
19-May-2014 21:22 angels one five Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Nature, Destination airport, Narrative]
19-May-2014 21:45 angels one five Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
02-Mar-2015 19:30 Repac Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
21-Apr-2015 03:13 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
25-May-2015 00:31 Unitex Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport]

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