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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 170610
Last updated: 25 January 2021
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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:308 (City of Krakow) Squadron Royal Air Force (308 (City of Krakow) Sqn RAF)
Registration: P8206
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near RAF Woodvale, Lancashire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:RAF Woodvale, Lancashire
Destination airport:RAF Woodvale
Spitfire P8206 crashed and was destroyed as the result of a mid-air collision with Spitfire P7745 of the same unit during a routine night training flight.

Spitfire P8206
Pilot: P-0603 Sqn Ldr Marian Jan Wesołowski - killed

Spitfire P7745
Pilot:76806 Plt Off Kazimierz Ignacy Dolicher sustained only slight injuries and was able to land his damaged plane at RAF Woodvale.


Spitfire production list
Krzystek's List
Polish War Memorial RAF Northolt

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Revision history:

24-Oct-2014 06:37 angels one five Added
26-Dec-2014 22:49 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
25-May-2015 00:27 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Departure airport]
02-Jun-2015 00:08 angels one five Updated [Operator]
04-Jun-2015 07:42 Scout Updated [Operator, Location, Narrative]
16-Jun-2015 02:59 angels one five Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
17-Jun-2015 06:08 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport]
21-Jan-2018 12:45 Red Dragon Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
13-Feb-2018 16:48 Nepa Updated [Operator, Narrative]

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