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Last updated: 24 October 2020
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Date:15-APR-1949
Time:c.
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire LF IX
Owner/operator:322 Sqn RNLAF
Registration: H-68
C/n / msn: CBAF-IX552
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Semerang (Kalibanteng) Airbase, Java -   Indonesia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:Semerang (Kalibanteng) Airbase, Java, Indonesia.
Narrative:
The aircraft was damaged during a wheels-up, belly landing at Semerang (Kalibanteng) Airbase, Java on May 7th 1949. Repairs were carried out in Holland and the aircraft returned to service in 1953.
Built 1943, Served with RAF Serial MH434. - to Royal Netherlands Air Force (RNLAF) 1947, serial H-105. - to Belgium Air Force 1953, Serial SM-41. - to Belgium Civil register 1956, OO-ARA. - to UK Civil Register 1963 G-ASJV

Sources:

http://duxfordfotogallery.co.uk/ofmc-p1/4570896902
http://www.old-flying-machine-company.co.uk/supermarine-spitfire-ixb-mh434/history/
http://www.mh434.com/history/
https://warbirds.fandom.com/wiki/Supermarine_Spitfire_Mk_L.F._IX_MH434
http://www.warbirdregistry.org/spitregistry/spitfire-mh434.html
https://planken.org/rnlaf/leeuwarden-air-base/322-squadron
https://nimh-beeldbank.defensie.nl/foto-s/detail/c1403adf-39d7-4ee5-b5af-392ee68e3d2f/media/4e4ba2ef-312e-0cba-0d02-c659a42b0bd9?mode=detail&view=horizontal&q=H-68&rows=1&page=1&fq%5B%5D=search_s_mediatype:%22Foto%27s%22
https://www.noarderljocht.com/mh434.html

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

19 Mar 1954 SM-41 Advanced Pilot School, 13 Wing, The Belgian Air Force 0 Brustem Airfield (EBST), Sint-Truiden, min


Images:


Imperial War Museum Duxford, Cambridgeshire, UK - 15th September 2010


Imperial War Museum Duxford, Cambridgeshire, UK - 15th September 2010

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Aug-2020 16:06 Peter Clarke Added
21-Aug-2020 16:55 Peter Clarke Updated [Photo]
20-Oct-2020 13:47 Cobar Updated [Date, Registration, Source, Narrative]
24-Oct-2020 10:12 Cobar Updated [Source]
24-Oct-2020 10:18 Cobar Updated [Source, Embed code]
24-Oct-2020 10:23 Cobar Updated [Embed code]
24-Oct-2020 10:33 Cobar Updated [Embed code]
24-Oct-2020 10:35 Cobar Updated [Embed code]

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