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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 164353
Last updated: 2 April 2020
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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:61 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (61 OTU RAF)
Registration: P7889
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:nr RAF Hawarden, Flintshire, Wales. -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:RAF Rednal, Shropshire
Destination airport:RAF Rednal
In mid-air collision with Spitfire P7855 of the same unit.
The damage was initially assessed as Category B, but declared Cat. E on 11/8/43 and the aircraft was written off the books on 31/8/43.


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28-Feb-2014 20:30 angels one five Updated [Location, Narrative]
18-Mar-2014 06:28 angels one five Updated [Date]
25-Apr-2014 01:04 angels one five Updated [Location]
09-Jun-2015 09:55 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport]
09-Jun-2015 09:55 Angel dick one Updated [Phase, Departure airport]

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