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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 168016
Last updated: 3 September 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIa
Owner/operator:57 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (57 OTU RAF)
Registration: P8040
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Lower Hall Farm, Picton, Cheshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:RAF Hawarden, Flintshire
Destination airport:RAF Hawarden
Engine failure. In the course of the ensuing forced landing near Picton, Cheshire, the pilot attempted to avoid
buildings, and the Spitfire stalled and crashed.
Sgt Jan MACHÁLEK RAFVR, received fatal injuries.


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Revision history:

22-Jul-2014 03:39 angels one five Added
26-Jun-2015 10:24 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]
26-Jun-2015 10:27 Iwosh Updated [Narrative]
13-Jan-2018 08:00 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
03-Oct-2019 17:32 angels one five Updated [Narrative]

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