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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49318
Last updated: 23 July 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk IX
Owner/operator:83 Gp CS Royal Air Force (83 Gp CS RAF)
Registration: MK240
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:B.78 Eindhoven airfield -   Netherlands
Phase: Standing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Destroyed during German air raid while parked ("Unternehmen Bodenplatte"). The Luftwaffe fighters belonged to Jagdgeschwader 3.


- Air Britain: RAF Aircraft MA100 - MZ999, published 1991

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Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
14-Apr-2013 10:20 Uli Elch Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Phase, Source, Narrative]
02-May-2013 19:01 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
13-Nov-2019 10:43 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Source, Narrative]

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