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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 22093
Last updated: 8 April 2019
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Date:29-OCT-1940
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk I
Owner/operator:7 OTU Royal Air Force (7 OTU RAF)
Registration: R6687
C/n / msn: 737
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:RAF Hawarden, Flintshire, Wales. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Hawarden, Flintshire
Narrative:
The aircraft was stalled too high on landing and the undercarriage collapsed.
Crew:
Sgt A. O. SHARPLES (pilot) RAFVR - safe.

Sources:

Spitfire production list


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Aug-2008 23:16 Anon. Added
27-Dec-2011 07:19 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
10-Nov-2012 17:01 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Destination airport, Narrative]
29-Mar-2015 21:13 angels one five Updated [Cn, Operator, Nature, Source, Narrative]
09-Jun-2015 09:39 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport, Narrative]

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