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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 172361
Last updated: 20 January 2020
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Date:16-SEP-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:CGS Royal Air Force (CGS RAF)
Registration: SL570
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Leconfield, North Yorkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Leconfield, North Yorkshire
Narrative:
Delivered to Cunliffe-Owen for modifications 19-7-45. To 6 MU 18-2-46. Issued to Central Gunnery School (CGS): written off when crash-landed at Leconfield 16-9-48. Not repaired: re-cat E 30-9-48 and struck off charge

Sources:

1. Royal Air Force Aircraft SDA100-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 19:12 Dr. John Smith Added
27-Mar-2015 18:33 Jixn Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]

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