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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 47707
Last updated: 3 November 2020
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Date:20-JUL-1951
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire FL9C
Owner/operator:Belgische Luchtmacht
Registration: SM-13
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Brustem Air Base, south of Sint-Truiden (Limburg), -   Belgium
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Brustem AB (EBST)
Destination airport:Brustem AB (EBST)
Narrative:
Ex-RAF PT643: To 9 MU Cosford 27-7-44. To 29 MU 29-3-45. To 129 Sqn as 'DV-R' 17-5-45. To 257 Sqn 18-10-46. Stuck off charge upon sale to the Belgische Luchtmacht 22-10-47

Written off at Brustem airbase on 20-6-51, One wing recovered to repair SM-15.


Sources:

1. http://www.belgian-wings.be/Webpages/Navigator/Photos/MilltaryPics/post_ww2/Supermarine%20Spitfire%20IX/Supermarine%20Spitfire%20IX%20Frontpage.html
2. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/spitfire/p092.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Nov-2008 10:15 ASN archive Added
19-Jul-2015 21:11 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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