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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 48806
Last updated: 31 October 2020
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Date:19-APR-1945
Time:17:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk IX
Owner/operator:1 Sqn Royal Air Force (1 Sqn RAF)
Registration: NH290
C/n / msn: JX-?
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:B.86 Helmond airfield, Noord-Brabant -   Netherlands
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Manston, Kent (takeoff at 15:30 hrs)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
NH290: Spitfire LF.IX. Delivered to RAF at 39 MU 15-5-44. To 222 MU 4-6-44. To 441 (Canadian) Squadron RCAF 24-8-44. To 1 Squadron 29-3-45. Written off (damaged beyond repair) when swung on landing and overturned at ALG (Advanced Landing Ground) B-86, Helmond, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands 19-4-45. SOC 8-5-45

Sources:

1. https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T5584&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
2. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/spitfire/p078.html
3. https://forgottenairfields.com/airfield-helmond-514.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
13-Feb-2020 15:50 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
13-Feb-2020 16:36 stehlik49 Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Destination airport, Operator]
07-Apr-2020 15:08 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]

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