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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 168294
Last updated: 23 September 2020
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Date:10-MAR-1944
Time:12:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIb
Owner/operator:53 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (53 OTU RAF)
Registration: P8134
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:RAF Kirton-in-Lindsey, Lincolnshire, England -   United Kingdom
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Kirton-in-Lindsey
Destination airport:RAF Kirton-in-Lindsey
Narrative:
Engine failure on initial climb. The pilot turned back and made a successful wheels up landing on the airfield.
P8134 was repaired on site by No. 1 Civilian Repair Unit and returned to service.
Finally Struck off Charge on 14/12/45.

F/O John M. Didier SCUVIE (Belgian pilot) RAFVR - safe.


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Aug-2014 03:55 angels one five Added
09-Jun-2015 07:42 Angel dick one Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
28-Nov-2019 07:41 angels one five Updated [Location, Departure airport, Narrative]

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