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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 66192
Last updated: 14 November 2020
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Date:18-NOV-1949
Time:12:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire IX
Owner/operator:Koninklijke Luchtmacht (KLu)
Registration: H-33
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Twente AB -   Netherlands
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Twente
Destination airport:Twente
Narrative:
Failed to pull out of a dive and hit the KLM building at Twente AB,killing one person inside the building.
Two badly injured persons died later that evening in the hospital.

Sources:

Twentsch dagblad Tubantia en Enschedesche courant en Vrije Twentsche courant
19-11-1949


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Jan-2020 20:08 Cobar Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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