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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 167762
Last updated: 27 April 2020
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Date:06-MAR-1943
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIa
Owner/operator:CGS Royal Air Force (CGS RAF)
Registration: P8010
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Pandora Sand, The Wash, 7 miles north of Kings Lynn, Norfolk -   United Kingdom
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Sutton Bridge, Lincolnshire
Destination airport:RAF Sutton Bridge
Narrative:
Spitfire P8010 was being operated by the Central Gunnery School, RAF, when it forced landed on Pandora Sand
due to engine failure.
Cat. CB damage. No further information, but probably written off owing to immersion in seawater.

Sources:

Spitfire production list ( location erroneously given as " Pendona Sands " ).
http://www.air-britain.com/sampleaeromil.pdf


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Jul-2014 10:05 angels one five Added
18-Jun-2015 17:01 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Departure airport]
08-Aug-2019 11:34 angels one five Updated [Location]

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