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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 22118
Last updated: 14 April 2019
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Date:30-SEP-1940
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk I
Owner/operator:610 (County of Chester) Squadron Royal Air Force (610 (County of Chester) Sqn RAF)
Registration: K9818
C/n / msn: 32
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Alnmouth, Northumberland -   United Kingdom
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Acklington, Northumberland
Destination airport:
Narrative:
K9818 was involved in a mid-air collision with Spitfire L1037 resulting in the aircraft losing a wing and spiralling down onto the beach.
Crew:
F/O (74324) Charles Harvey BACON (pilot) RAFVR - killed

Sources:

Spitfire production list
CWGC


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Aug-2008 23:17 Anon. Added
05-Jan-2011 01:46 angels one five Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
25-Aug-2011 08:11 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
29-Dec-2011 12:30 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]
15-Jan-2012 14:16 Nepa Updated [Operator, Departure airport]
06-Nov-2012 17:38 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Nature, Narrative]
16-Jan-2014 23:34 angels one five Updated [Operator]
25-Feb-2014 01:08 angels one five Updated [Location, Departure airport, Source]
01-Jun-2015 14:54 Iwosh Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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