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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 167905
Last updated: 27 October 2020
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Date:19-JUN-1941
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIa
Owner/operator:1 ADF Royal Air Force (1 ADF RAF)
Registration: P8019
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF St Eval, Cornwall, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Portreath, Cornwall
Narrative:
Crashed on ferry flight to 130 Sqn, RAF ( reformed as a Spitfire squadron 20/6/41 ) based at Portreath, while in the hands of No. 1 Aircraft Delivery Flight. Overshot the end of the runway at St Eval in bad weather and hit houses.
Presumably written off.

Sources:

http://web.archive.org/web/20160812033524/http://www.rafdavidstowmoor.org:80/crash-log/view-1941-crash-log


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Jul-2014 12:04 angels one five Added
15-Jul-2014 02:06 angels one five Updated [Damage, Narrative]
02-Mar-2015 18:52 Unitex Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport]
10-Mar-2015 07:21 angels one five Updated [Operator, Location]
15-Jun-2015 06:26 Ing Edcker Updated [Operator, Location]

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