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Last updated: 14 June 2020
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Date:17-APR-1940
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk I
Owner/operator:603 (City of Edinburgh) Squadron Royal Air Force (603 (City of Edinburgh) Sqn RAF)
Registration: K9956
C/n / msn: 170
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Drem, East Lothian -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Drem, East Lothian
Narrative:
The aircraft overshot landing in heavy rain and overturned in a ploughed field .
To Air Service Training for repairs, but SOC 13/5/40.
Crew:
P/O B. Douglas RAF pilot ok

Sources:

Spitfire production list.


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Aug-2008 11:30 Anon. Added
13-Feb-2011 19:04 angels one five Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
25-Dec-2011 15:04 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Nature, Narrative]
28-Dec-2011 06:11 Nepa Updated [Operator, Destination airport]
30-May-2012 00:48 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Location, Narrative]
02-Nov-2012 12:18 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Nature, Narrative]
04-Nov-2012 15:22 angels one five Updated [Operator]

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