ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 90303
Last updated: 6 November 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.

Date:25-APR-1941
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk I
Owner/operator:57 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (57 OTU RAF)
Registration: K9972
C/n / msn: 188
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Rhyl, Denbighshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Hawarden, Cheshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed in a forced landing and burned out.
Engine failure at 25,000 feet during formation flying and dogfighting practice. Landed wheels up in a field and caught fire after 10 minutes on the ground. SOC 10/5/41.
Crew:
Sgt Keith CHISHOLM (pilot) RAAF - Ok.

Sources:

Spitfire production list.


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Feb-2011 19:44 angels one five Added
28-Dec-2011 08:01 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]
28-Dec-2011 08:01 Nepa Updated [Source]
12-Jan-2012 11:29 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport]
14-Jan-2012 02:58 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport]
23-Jan-2012 01:21 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
08-Nov-2012 15:09 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
10-Jul-2013 17:34 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
27-Jun-2015 08:14 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description