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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 160639
Last updated: 30 August 2020
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Date:15-JUN-1945
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk XI
Owner/operator:74 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (74 OTU RAF)
Registration: PL923
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:RAF Petah Tiqva, Palestine -   Israel
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Petah Tiqva, Palestine
Destination airport:RAF Petah Tiqva, Palestine
Narrative:
Spitfire PR XI PL923; Substantially damaged 15.6.45 when lost power on overshoot and crash landed at RAF Patah Tiqva, Palestine

Sources:

1. Royal Air Force Aircraft PA100-RZ999 (James J. Halley, Air Britain)
2. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/spitfire/p088.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Sep-2013 02:42 JINX Added
01-Apr-2015 08:11 Cliford Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
15-Nov-2017 21:47 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
15-Nov-2017 21:47 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]

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