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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 22127
Last updated: 1 March 2019
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Date:19-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:64 Sqn RAF
Registration: L1073
C/n / msn: 288
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:RAF Leconfield, Yorkshire, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Leconfield, North Yorkshire
Narrative:
The aircraft was on a ferry flight when it struck a ridge on landing collapsing the undercarriage.
Cat. C. damage.
To Scottish Aviation for repairs 24/9/40.
Returned to service.
SOC 1/9/43.

Sources:

Spitfire production list


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Aug-2008 23:18 Anon. Added
05-Jan-2011 18:53 angels one five Updated [Registration, Cn, Nature, Source, Narrative]
28-Dec-2011 13:41 Nepa Updated [Registration, Operator, Location, Destination airport, Narrative]
28-Dec-2011 14:21 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type]
06-Nov-2012 21:42 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Narrative]
07-Aug-2013 15:06 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location]
30-Sep-2014 03:04 angels one five Updated [Operator, Source]
13-Jun-2015 16:49 Fuxs Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport]

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