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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 242705
Last updated: 29 September 2020
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Date:20-JUN-1953
Time:c.
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire MK LFVb
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: G-AISU
C/n / msn: CBAF.1061
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Southend Airport (EGMC), Southend-on-Sea, Essex, -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Southend Airport (EGMC), Southend-on-Sea, Essex, UK
Destination airport:Southend Airport (EGMC), Southend-on-Sea, Essex, UK
Narrative:
G-AISU / AB910 (Race No. 82), being flown by Group Captain Allen Wheeler, suffered a heavy landing at Southend Airport when competing in the 1953 Kings Cup Air Race.

Sources:

https://www.southendtimeline.com/airpshow53.htm
http://milky01.co.uk/?page_id=28017
http://www.sonsofdamien.co.uk/AB910.htm

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

29 Aug 1941 AB910 222 (Natal) Sqn RAF 0 RAF Lympne, Lympne, Kent, England. unk
20 Jun 1976 AB910 Battle of Britain Memorial Flight (BBMF) Royal Air For 0 Duxford Airfield (EGSU), Vintage Day, Cambridgeshire, sub


Images:


RAF Alconbury Air Show, Cambridgeshire, UK - 16th May 1959


RAF Alconbury Air Show, Cambridgeshire, UK - 16th May 1959


RAF Gaydon, Warwickshire, UK BoB Air Show - 17th September 1960

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Sep-2020 17:51 Peter Clarke Added
23-Sep-2020 13:36 Peter Clarke Updated [Photo]
29-Sep-2020 17:22 Peter Clarke Updated [Photo]

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