ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 170577
Last updated: 16 August 2020
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:21-OCT-1941
Time:11:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIa
Owner/operator:132 (City of Bombay) Squadron Royal Air Force (132 (City of Bombay) Sqn RAF)
Registration: P8588
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Pitlurg Railway Station, Aberdeenshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Peterhead, Aberdeenshire
Destination airport:RAF Peterhead
Narrative:
Presentation aircraft 'Scawfell '.

Engine failure during formation flying practice.
Crashed in forced landing.
Pilot:
Sgt (1376331) A.G. Russell RAFVR injured.


Sources:

Spitfire production list


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Oct-2014 00:41 angels one five Added
04-Jun-2015 16:41 Angel dick one Updated [Time, Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]
08-Oct-2019 06:20 angels one five Updated [Narrative]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description