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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 229796
Last updated: 1 November 2019
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Date:01-APR-1944
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIa
Owner/operator:61 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (61 OTU RAF)
Registration: P8509
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near RAF Stn Rednal, Shropshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Stn Rednal, Shropshire
Destination airport:RAF Stn Rednal
Narrative:
Presentation aircraft 'OLD LADY' named after the sponsor, the Bank of England, whose nickname was 'The old lady of Threadneedle Street'.
P8509 crashed and was destroyed as the result of a mid-air collision with another aircraft.
Struck off charge on 7/4/44.

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Spitfire production list.


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Oct-2019 03:14 angels one five Added
01-Nov-2019 20:30 Anon. Updated [Operator, Operator]

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