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Last updated: 4 February 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIb
Owner/operator:1 CACU Royal Air Force (1 CACU RAF)
Registration: P8321
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Detling, Kent, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Standing
Departure airport:RAF Detling, Kent
Destination airport:
Spitfire P8321 was being operated by No.1 Coastal Artillery Co-operation Unit, based at Detling.
The aircraft was struck by Spitfire PR III X4384 while parked.
The damage was assessed as Cat. B and the plane was sent to No.1 Civilian Repair Unit, but was there judged to be beyond economic repair and written off the books on 30/7/42.


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Revision history:

05-Jan-2015 05:12 angels one five Added
17-Jun-2015 06:15 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport]

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