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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 172352
Last updated: 3 November 2020
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Date:27-SEP-1949
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk XVI
Owner/operator:612 (County of Aberdeen) Sqn RAF
Registration: SL568
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Dyce, Aberdeen -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Dyce, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Destination airport:RAF Dyce, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Narrative:
Delivered to 6 MU 20-7-45. First issued to 501 Squadron 1-2-47.To FAAC 21-8-47. Next issued to 612 Squadron 20-5-49. Written off (damaged beyond repair) due to engine failure: crashed in a force-landing near Dyce, Aberdeen 27-9-49. Not repaired, struck off charge and sold for scrap 6-10-49

Sources:

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


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2014 16:04 Dr. John Smith Added
12-Feb-2015 14:19 Jixn Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]

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