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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 160589
Last updated: 19 June 2020
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Date:15-SEP-1944
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk XI
Owner/operator:RAE
Registration: PL827
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Whitmoor Common, Guildford, Surrey -   United Kingdom
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Test
Departure airport:RAF Farnborough
Destination airport:RAF Farnborough
Narrative:
Compressibility trials. Engine broke up in a steep dive, hit HT wires during recovery and crashed.

Declared Category E and written off the books on 24/9/44.

Sources:

Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft PA100-RZ999


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Sep-2013 02:52 JINX Added
10-Oct-2013 15:44 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
22-Sep-2014 23:41 angels one five Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
25-Mar-2015 18:06 DB Updated [Operator]

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