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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 172347
Last updated: 5 December 2019
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Date:05-JAN-1948
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk XVI
Owner/operator:61 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (61 OTU RAF)
Registration: SL556
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:South Moulton, Devon, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Issued to 6MU 19-7-45. Delivered to 61 OTU 25-3-46. Written off (damaged beyond repair) when ran out of fuel and force-landed near South Molton, Devon, 5-1-48

Sources:

1. Royal Air Force Aircraft SA100-VZ999 (James J. Halley, Air Britain 1985. page 5)
2. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/spitfire/p099.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2014 15:04 Dr. John Smith Added
09-Jun-2015 08:10 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Location]

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