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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 2553
Last updated: 2 September 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk Va
Owner/operator:57 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (57 OTU RAF)
Registration: L1028
C/n / msn: 242
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Eshott, Northumberland -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Eshott
L1028 - Overturned in soft ground on landing.
Cat. B
Re-Cat. E 22/4/45.


Air-Britain: Royal Air Force Aircraft L1000-N9999
Spitfire production list.

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Revision history:

23-Feb-2008 12:24 JINX Added
12-Aug-2011 20:57 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Nature, Source, Narrative]
27-Dec-2011 03:21 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Destination airport, Narrative]
21-Nov-2012 17:27 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
18-Jul-2013 00:56 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
17-Mar-2014 22:21 angels one five Updated [Operator]
01-Apr-2015 18:19 H.Shaft Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport, Narrative]
03-Oct-2019 21:13 angels one five Updated [Narrative]

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