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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: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
Departure airport:RAF Hawarden, Cheshire
Destination airport:
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.
Sgt Keith CHISHOLM (pilot) RAAF - Ok.


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Revision history:

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]

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