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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 167834
Last updated: 13 July 2020
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Date:05-JAN-1944
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIa
Owner/operator:57 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (57 OTU RAF)
Registration: P8017
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sea,1 mile north of Boulmer -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Eshott, Northhumberland
Destination airport:RAF Eshott
Narrative:
Engine failure whilst flying in the circuit at RAF Eshott.
Ditched. Pilot safe.

Sources:

Spitfire production list and other


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Jul-2014 07:56 angels one five Added
09-Jun-2015 07:08 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Departure airport]

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