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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 165983
Last updated: 10 July 2020
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Date:22-SEP-1944
Time:
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: P7920
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Rednal, Shropshire, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Rednal, Shropshire
Destination airport:RAF Rednal
Narrative:
The Spitfire's undercarriage was damaged in a landing but the pilot managed to climb away. As the landing gear was now unsafe the pilot the pilot elected to make the next landing with the wheels up.
Assessed as Category B damage initially, the plane was later re-assessed as Cat. E and written off the books on 28/11/44.

Sources:

Spitfire production list


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-May-2014 14:26 angels one five Added
19-Apr-2015 19:47 Angel dot comma Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
22-Apr-2015 18:49 angels one five Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport]
09-Jun-2015 05:47 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport]

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