Accident Supermarine Spitfire Mk I K9986, 06 Sep 1939
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 90297
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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:66 Squadron Royal Air Force (66 Sqn RAF)
Registration: K9986
MSN: 200
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Duxford, Cambridgeshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:RAF Duxford, Cambridgeshire
Destination airport:RAF Duxford, Cambridegshire
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Supermarine Spitfire K9986: c/n 200 - 200th of the first production batch of 310 aircraft.
20/05/39: First Flown at Eastleigh, Southampton, Hampshire'
22/05/39: To 66 Squadron at RAF Duxford, Cambridgeshire'
06/09/39: Crashed during a night circuit, RAF Duxford, Cambridgeshire. Pilot - Pilot Officer Douglas George Brenchin Paton RAF (Service Number 40315) - was killed.
18/09/39: Struck off charge & reduced to produce (scrapped).


1. Royal Air Force Aircraft K1000-K9999 (James J. Halley, Air Britain, 1976 page 81)

Revision history:

18-Feb-2011 16:11 angels one five Added
25-Dec-2011 04:52 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Location, Narrative]
22-Jan-2012 19:35 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
07-May-2012 08:30 Dr. John Smith Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
30-May-2012 00:40 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location]
30-May-2012 00:40 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type]
29-Oct-2012 12:16 angels one five Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Phase, Source, Narrative]
09-Jun-2013 09:57 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
09-Jun-2013 10:15 angels one five Updated [[Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]]
26-Jun-2013 19:01 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location]
14-Oct-2013 16:31 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Narrative]
08-Nov-2013 22:53 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
08-Nov-2013 22:54 angels one five Updated [Operator]
09-Jun-2015 08:20 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
20-Apr-2018 19:48 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
01-May-2018 11:57 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source]
07-Feb-2021 05:55 angels one five Updated [Narrative]

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