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Last updated: 5 December 2019
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Date:09-JAN-1946
Time:c. 10:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire
Owner/operator:Royal Indian Air Force (RIAF)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:off Juhu beach -   India
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed in sea during pull-up from a dive and sank. Pilot drowned and body not found.

Sources:

The Indian Express 10 January 1946, p3/11 January 1946, p3


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Jan-2019 18:27 TB Added
21-Jan-2019 18:36 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]

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