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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 166755
Last updated: 16 June 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:234 (Madras Presidency) Squadron Royal Air Force (234 (Madras Presidency) Sqn RAF)
Registration: P7984
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Aircraft missing
Location:Sea off Exmouth -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:RAF Warmwell, Dorset
Destination airport:RAF Warmwell
Engine failure during a routine convoy patrol. Crashed/ditched in the sea.
The pilot appears to have been rescued.


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Revision history:

05-Jun-2014 09:46 angels one five Added
31-Oct-2014 17:02 DG333 Updated [Operator, Departure airport]
26-Nov-2014 10:52 angels one five Updated [Operator, Departure airport]
02-Jun-2015 13:07 Fuxs Updated [Operator, Departure airport]

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