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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 163393
Last updated: 13 February 2020
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Date:24-FEB-1943
Time:
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: P7828
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Balado Bridge -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Balado Bridge
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Presentation aircraft 'Antrim'.
P7828 was taking off from a runway intersection when it was collided with by with Spitfire P8660 which had started its take off from the end of the runway.
P/O van Neste was unhurt.
Cat. E and SOC 31-3-43.

Sources:

Spitfire production list.
RAF Commands forum.


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Jan-2014 21:40 angels one five Added
16-Jul-2015 19:46 Angel dick five Updated [Operator, Location, Narrative]
11-Aug-2019 07:38 angels one five Updated [Narrative]

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