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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 164165
Last updated: 22 May 2020
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Date:07-MAY-1943
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIa
Owner/operator:57 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (57 OTU RAF)
Registration: P7856
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Shilbottle, Northumberland -   United Kingdom
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Eshott, Northhumberland
Destination airport:RAF Eshott
Narrative:
In mid-air collision with Spitfire P8144 of the same unit. Crashed and written off the books.

Sources:

Spitfire production list


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Feb-2014 19:51 angels one five Added
27-Jun-2015 09:08 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]

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