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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 172022
Last updated: 21 February 2020
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Date:06-OCT-1953
Time:10:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk IX
Owner/operator:Türk Hava Kuvvetleri
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Merzifon -   Turkey
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed. Pilot (26, died 9 October 1953).

Sources:

http://www.tayyareci.com/hvsehitleri/cilt2-1948-65/1953-1956/132.htm
Milliyet Gazete Arsivi 7 October 1953, p1+7


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Dec-2014 18:25 TB Added
23-Dec-2014 21:31 TB Updated [Date, Time, Source, Narrative]

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