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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 160890
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Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIa
Owner/operator:58 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (58 OTU RAF)
Registration: P7683
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:East Lomond Hill, Fife, Scotland -   United Kingdom
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:RAF Balado Bridge
Destination airport:RAF Balado Bridge
Spitfire P7683 collided over East Lomond Hill with Spitfire P8387.
The pilot baled out and the plane crashed at Hammering Mere Farm and was written off.
SOC 31/8/43.
P7683 was a presentation aircraft 'LONDONDERRY'.
In October, 1943 No. 58 Operational Training Unit was renamed No. 2 Tactical Exercise Unit.


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01-Jul-2015 09:32 Angel dick five Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
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