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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 21975
Last updated: 17 September 2020
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Date:08-JUN-1940
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk I
Owner/operator:611 (West Lancashire) Squadron Royal Air Force (611 (West Lancashire) Sqn RAF)
Registration: K9989
C/n / msn: 203
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:RAF Greatham, West Hartlepool, County Durham -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Speke
Destination airport:Greatham
Narrative:
The aircraft overshot landing and hit a gun pit causing the undercarriage to collapse

Unknown pilot ok

Sources:

Spitfire prod. list


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Aug-2008 11:29 Anon. Added
26-Dec-2011 12:19 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
10-Jan-2012 15:40 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location]
04-Nov-2012 20:59 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Narrative]
04-Nov-2012 21:00 angels one five Updated [[Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Narrative]]

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