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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 2556
Last updated: 16 October 2020
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Date:10-JAN-1945
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk Va
Owner/operator:1 FPP ATA
Registration: L1031
C/n / msn: 245
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Kidlington, Oxfordshire, England -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Narrative:
Undercarriage jammed, belly-landed.
Built as a Spitfire Mark I and first flew on 23/6/39.
Converted to Mark V with a Merlin 45 engine in April 1941.
Struck off Charge (SOC) on 25/1/45.

Sources:

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


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Feb-2008 12:53 JINX Added
29-Dec-2010 04:04 angels one five Updated [Nature, Source, Narrative]
12-Aug-2011 21:20 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Narrative]
27-Dec-2011 04:10 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Nature, Narrative]
02-May-2013 14:57 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Location, Nature, Narrative]
18-Jul-2013 01:06 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source, Narrative]
17-Sep-2013 00:52 angels one five Updated [Operator, Source]
05-Apr-2015 10:43 Shuntt Updated [Operator, Location, Nature, Destination airport, Source]
19-Nov-2018 20:08 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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