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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 160707
Last updated: 30 October 2020
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Date:09-SEP-1946
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk XIX
Owner/operator:FCCS Royal Air Force (FCCS RAF)
Registration: PM633
C/n / msn: 6S.683530
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Odiham, Hampshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Standing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Odiham, Hampshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
PM633: Spitfire PR.XIX: Delivered to the RAF at 6 MU Brize Norton 6-11-45, Issued to the FCCS (Fighter Command Communications Squadron) 29-11-45. Substantially damaged when hit by Gloster Meteor EE486 while parked at RAF Odiham, Hampshire 9-9-46.

Transferred to the Royal Netherlands Air Force School of Technical Training as Ground Instructional Airframe 6453M on 6-11-46. Delivered to the Royal Netherlands Air Force at Langham. Returned to RAF and Struck Off Charge 17-12-47

Sources:

1. Halley, James (1999). Broken Wings Post-War Royal Air Force Accidents. Tunbridge Wells: Air-Britain (Historians) Ltd. p.37. ISBN 0-85130-290-4.
2. Royal Air Force Aircraft PA100-RZ999 (James J Halley, Air Britain)
3. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/spitfire/p089.html
4. http://www.hampshireairfields.co.uk/hancrash.html
5. https://www.strijdbewijs.nl/birds/spitfire/registraties.htm


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Sep-2013 09:27 JINX Added
27-Mar-2015 18:43 Jixon Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport]
11-Nov-2019 01:58 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
12-Nov-2019 22:30 Anon. Updated [Operator, Operator]

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