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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 168645
Last updated: 17 June 2020
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Date:12-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:52 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (52 OTU RAF)
Registration: P8148
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:nr RAF Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Aston Down, Gloucestershire
Destination airport:RAF Aston Down
Narrative:
Collided over Weston-Super-Mare with Spitfire P8278 of the same unit. Pilot unhurt.
P8278 was only slightly damaged in the incident and landed safely.
Crew:
Sgt (1080049) W.J. JOHNSTON (pilot) RAFVR - baled out, unhurt.

Sources:

Spitfire production list


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Aug-2014 08:35 angels one five Added
18-Jun-2015 07:34 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]

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