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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 168219
Last updated: 27 June 2020
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Date:23-OCT-1944
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIa/Va
Owner/operator:61 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (61 OTU RAF)
Registration: P8099
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Rednal, Shropshire, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Standing
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:RAF Rednal, Shropshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Spitfire P8099 was built in March 1941 as a Mark IIa.
In June/July 1942 it was converted by 39 MU to a Mark Va by the installation of a Merlin 45 engine.

The aircraft was hit by Miles Martinet EM646 while parked at Rednal on 23/10/44.

Declared Category E and Struck off Charge ( written off the books ) on 6/11/44.

Sources:

Spitfire production list


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Aug-2014 22:11 angels one five Added
27-Mar-2015 20:22 Juan P.Paco Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport]
22-Apr-2015 19:39 angels one five Updated [Operator, Departure airport]
09-Jun-2015 08:03 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport]

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