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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 172051
Last updated: 19 June 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIa
Owner/operator:57 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (57 OTU RAF)
Registration: P8251
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Boulmer, Northumberland, England -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Boulmer, Northumberland
A tyre burst on landing, causing the aircraft to swing.
At first assessed as Cat. CB damage the Spitfire was reassessed as Cat. E and written off the books.
Flying hours : 691.


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Revision history:

09-Dec-2014 01:26 angels one five Added
09-Jun-2015 07:44 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport, Narrative]
28-Nov-2019 07:39 angels one five Updated [Location, Damage]

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