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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 229814
Last updated: 17 June 2020
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Date:10-SEP-1942
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk Vb
Owner/operator:61 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (61 OTU RAF)
Registration: P8539
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Bomere Heath, Shropshire, England -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Stn Rednal, Shropshire
Destination airport:RAF Stn Rednal
Narrative:
Crashed on Bomere Heath after a mid-air collision with Spitfire Mk IIa P8608 of the same unit. Pilot survived.
Cat. E damage and Struck off Charge.

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Spitfire production list


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Oct-2019 19:36 angels one five Added
02-Nov-2019 08:40 Anon. Updated [Operator, Operator]

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