ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 239072
Last updated: 11 August 2020
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:24-JUL-1941
Time:c.
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk 1a
Owner/operator:303 (Warsaw-Koscuisco) Sqn RAF
Registration: X4590
C/n / msn: 6S/81254
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:RAF Speke (EGGP) Lancashire, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Liverpool (Speke) Airport, (EGGP), Lancashire, UK
Destination airport:Liverpool (Speke) Airport, (EGGP), Lancashire, UK
Narrative:
FLt Lt.Stefan Kolodynski, while carrying out his first Spitfire flight, collided with a pile of rubble when carrying a cross wind landing at RAF Speke, Liverpool.

Sources:

https://www.rafmuseum.org.uk/documents/collections/78-A-872-Spitfire-1-X4590.pdf
http://www.warbirdregistry.org/spitregistry/spitfire-x4590.html
http://www.aerialvisuals.ca/AirframeDossier.php?Serial=707


Images:


RAF Upper Heyford (EGUA), Oxfordshire, UK - 19th June 1971


Royal Air Force Museum, Hendon, London - 18th September 2010


Royal Air Force Museum, Hendon, London, UK - 18th September 2010


Royal Air Force Museum, Hendon, London, UK - 18th September 2010

Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Aug-2020 14:31 Peter Clarke Added
04-Aug-2020 19:36 Jixon Updated [Operator, Location, Operator]
05-Aug-2020 17:45 Peter Clarke Updated [Photo]
09-Aug-2020 14:54 Peter Clarke Updated [Photo]
11-Aug-2020 17:12 Peter Clarke Updated [Photo]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description