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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 165483
Last updated: 16 June 2020
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Date:31-DEC-1941
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIa
Owner/operator:457 Sqn RAAF
Registration: P7905
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Andreas, Isle of Man -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Andreas, Isle of Man
Destination airport:RAF Andreas
Narrative:
A tyre burst on landing. The Spitfire swung out of control and overturned.
Assessed as Cat. AC initially, the damage was later reassessed as Cat. E and the aircraft was Struck off Charge on 20/5/42.

Sources:

Spitfire production list


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Apr-2014 05:50 angels one five Added
17-Jun-2015 06:12 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Nature, Departure airport, Narrative]

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