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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 21979
Last updated: 15 June 2020
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Date:04-MAY-1940
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk I
Owner/operator:609 (West Riding) Squadron Royal Air Force (609 (West Riding) Sqn RAF)
Registration: L1082
C/n / msn: 296
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:RAF Drem, East Lothian -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Drem
Destination airport:RAF Drem
Narrative:
The aircraft landed heavily, lost a wheel and tipped up, damaged wing and tail unit.

P/O (76575) John Derek "The Bishop" Bisdee (pilot) RAFVR - OK.

Sources:

Spitfire production list.


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Aug-2008 11:29 Anon. Added
07-Jan-2011 16:26 angels one five Updated [Cn, Operator, Source, Narrative]
06-Sep-2011 22:26 angels one five Updated [Operator, Nature, Narrative]
25-Dec-2011 15:16 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
13-Jan-2012 23:35 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport]
04-Nov-2012 17:27 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
08-Aug-2013 00:50 JINX Updated [Operator, Narrative]
14-Aug-2013 17:42 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Narrative]
17-Aug-2013 07:25 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Narrative]

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