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Last updated: 26 September 2020
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Date:05-OCT-1972
Time:c.
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire MK LFVb
Owner/operator:Battle of Britain Memorial Flight (BBMF) Royal Air For
Registration: AB910
C/n / msn: CBAF.1061
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:RAF Coltishall, Norfolk, -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:RAF Coltishall, Norfolk, UK.
Narrative:
The aircraft was damaged when it tipped onto its nose when landing at RAF Coltishall, Norfolk, UK.

Sources:

http://www.goodall.com.au/warbirds-directory-v6/vickerssupermarine.pdf
https://www.key.aero/forum/historic-aviation/77486-accident-to-bbmf-spitfire-v-ab910-bex-1978

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

30 Dec 1941 AB910 130 Sqn RAF 0 RAF stn Perranporth, Cornwall, England. min
9 Feb 1945 AB910 53 OTU Royal Air Force (53 OTU RAF) 0 RAF Hibaldstow, Lincolnshire, non
21 Aug 1978 AB910 Battle of Britain Memorial Flight (BBMF) Royal Air For 0 Air show at Bex Airport (LSGB),Vaud, Switzerland sub


Images:

Photo of AB910 courtesy AirHistory.net


Old Warden (EGTH)
5 July 2015; (c) Alex Christie


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
22-Sep-2020 16:47 Peter Clarke Added
23-Sep-2020 13:36 Peter Clarke Updated [Photo]
26-Sep-2020 15:37 Peter Clarke Updated [Photo]

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