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Last updated: 20 April 2020
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Date:22-AUG-1950
Time:morning
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire
Owner/operator:Indian Air Force (IAF)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Ambala airfield -   India
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:N1 AFA Ambala
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed in an out-house of a bungalow and caught fire. Pilot and a woman in the house killed. Another woman was seriously injured. A fireman suffered burns during rescue operation.

Sources:

The Indian Express 23 August 1950, p4


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Revision history:

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