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Last updated: 29 October 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk I
Owner/operator:145 Squadron Royal Air Force (145 Sqn RAF)
Registration: X4585
C/n / msn: 1193
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:nr RAF Tangmere, West Sussex, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Collided with Spitfire X4655 in a practice attack.
Cat. E
SOC 17/2/41.
Pilot baled out.


Spitfire production list.

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Revision history:

05-Jan-2011 16:54 angels one five Added
27-Dec-2011 07:41 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Phase, Departure airport, Narrative]
09-Jan-2012 02:11 angels one five Updated [Operator, Location]
09-Jan-2012 02:12 angels one five Updated [Departure airport]
09-Jan-2012 06:14 Nepa Updated [Operator]
13-Jan-2012 01:29 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator]
14-Jan-2012 02:57 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
23-Jan-2012 00:56 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
12-Nov-2012 00:41 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Source, Damage, Narrative]
13-Jun-2015 17:38 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Location, Narrative]

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