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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 163400
Last updated: 31 October 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: P8660
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:RAF Balado Bridge -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Balado Bridge
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Presentation aircraft 'Buxton'.
Collided with Spitfire P7828 of the same unit whilst taking off at Balado Bridge.
Cat. B damage. To Scottish Aviation for repairs. Returned to service.
Pilot:
P/O Z.J. Marszalek, Polish Air Force, unhurt.

Sources:

Spitfire production list.
RAF Commands forum.


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Revision history:

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20-Jan-2014 00:03 angels one five Added
16-Jul-2015 19:46 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Location, Narrative]
11-Aug-2019 07:40 angels one five Updated [Narrative]

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