ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 64460
Last updated: 12 October 2020
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire
Owner/operator:Royal Egyptian Air Force (REAF)
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near El Gemin, Port Said -   Egypt
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:El Gemin AFB
Destination airport:
Two Spitfire collided. Pilot Ten Ahmed Kandil (27, starter at Olympic Summer Games London 1948, swimming 200 metres breaststroke) killed.


Related books:

Revision history:

22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
08-Jul-2009 22:25 angels one five Updated
18-Dec-2013 14:17 TB Updated [Date, Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
18-Dec-2013 15:11 TB Updated [Operator, Narrative]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description