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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 181668
Last updated: 25 September 2020
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Date:19-AUG-1953
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire PR XI
Owner/operator:Luftforsvaret (RNoAF)
Registration: A-ZC
C/n / msn: PL994
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:ca 5 km E of Egersund -   Norway
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Sola Air Station (SVG/ENZV)
Destination airport:Kjevik (KRS)
Narrative:
Crashed after engine failure. Pilot Kapt Harald Meland bailed out, but too low and died.

Sources:

http://flyblader.com/onewebmedia/Nr%202%20Spitfire%20XI.pdf
https://www.nrk.no/norge/disse-norske-pilotene-omkom-1.11637858


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Nov-2015 18:26 TB Added
24-Nov-2015 19:40 TB Updated [Cn, Total fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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