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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 168098
Last updated: 13 September 2020
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Date:20-JUL-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIa
Owner/operator:58 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (58 OTU RAF)
Registration: P8078
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:1 mile E of Milnathort, Kinross -   United Kingdom
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Grangemouth, Stirlingshire
Destination airport:RAF Grangemouth
Narrative:
Presentation aircraft " Garfield Weston 3 ''.
Engine failure. In the ensuing forced landing the aircraft hit trees and lost a wing.
The pilot, A.J. Stephenson (USA), survived with injuries.
Spitfire P8078 was beyond repair and written off the books.

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Spitfire production list


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Jul-2014 05:18 angels one five Added
05-Jan-2015 04:57 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
16-Jul-2015 19:56 Angel dick one Updated [Location, Departure airport]
16-Jul-2015 19:56 Angel dick five Updated [Operator]

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