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Last updated: 2 July 2020
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Date:23-APR-1940
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk I
Owner/operator:74 (Tiger) Squadron Royal Air Force (74 (Tiger) Sqn RAF)
Registration: K9865
C/n / msn: 83
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:RAF Rochford, Essex, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Rochford, Essex
Destination airport:
Narrative:
First Flown 11-2-39. To 74 Squadron 16-2-39; damaged when collided with K9951 on ground RAF Rochford, Essex 23-4-40 To AST 13-5-40 fir repaired. Re-issued to 7 OTU 21-7-40' transferred to 67 OTU 31-12-41. Written off (damaged beyond repair) when landed with u/c unlocked Hawarden 7-5-42. SOC 7-5-42

Sources:

1. http://allspitfirepilots.org/aircraft/K9865
2. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/spitfire/p001.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Jan-2011 18:51 angels one five Added
07-Jan-2011 18:52 angels one five Updated
25-Dec-2011 15:08 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Narrative]
22-Jan-2012 20:40 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
04-Nov-2012 16:02 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]
04-Nov-2012 20:40 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
02-Jun-2015 15:48 King Updated [Operator, Location, Nature]
25-Apr-2019 22:56 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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