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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 160694
Last updated: 1 August 2020
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Date:18-SEP-1948
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk XIX
Owner/operator:237 Operational Conversion Unit Royal Air Force (237 OCU RAF)
Registration: PM622
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF stn Leuchars, Fife, Scotland -   United Kingdom
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Lost wing during aerobatic display & broke up.

Sources:

Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft PA100-RZ999
L'Echo d'Oran 19 September 1948


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Sep-2013 03:40 JINX Added
25-Mar-2015 18:39 H.Shaft Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location]
01-Aug-2020 14:25 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Source]

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