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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 171786
Last updated: 16 July 2020
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Date:27-MAY-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIa
Owner/operator:53 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (53 OTU RAF)
Registration: P8249
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:nr RAF Llandow, Glamorgan, Wales. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Training
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Llandow, South Glamorgan
Narrative:
Collided with Spitfire K9951 of the same unit during approach to RAF Stn Llandow.
Both pilots killed.
Crew:
Sgt Eric SKYRME (pilot) RAFVR - killed.

Sources:

Spitfire production list
CWGC


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Dec-2014 07:18 angels one five Added
01-Dec-2014 07:19 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
20-Jun-2015 09:16 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport, Narrative]

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