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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 22006
Last updated: 3 June 2020
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Date:03-FEB-1940
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk I
Owner/operator:602 (City of Glasgow) Squadron Royal Air Force (602 (City of Glasgow) Sqn RAF)
Registration: K9975
C/n / msn: 187
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:RAF Acklington, Northumberland -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Drem, East Lothian
Destination airport:RAF Acklington, Northumberland
Narrative:
Spitfire Mk.1a K9975: 187th of the first production batch of 310. First Flown 15-5-39. Delivered to 602 (City of Glasgow) Squadron 18-5-39. Substantially damaged 3-2-40 when Hit snowdrift on landing & overturned at RAF Acklington, Northumberland. Pilot ok. To AST (Airwork Service training) 11-2-40 for repairs, being next issued to 610 (County of Chester) Squadron 14-9-40 as "DW-S".

Sources:

1. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/spitfire/p001.html
2. http://allspitfirepilots.org/aircraft/K9975


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Aug-2008 11:31 Anon. Added
25-Dec-2011 09:42 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
25-Dec-2011 09:42 Nepa Updated [Source]
28-Dec-2011 06:02 Nepa Updated [Operator, Departure airport]
10-Jan-2012 03:17 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport]
13-Jan-2012 23:24 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Nature]
04-Nov-2012 18:41 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Narrative]
04-Nov-2012 18:42 angels one five Updated [Cn]
25-Oct-2013 20:14 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport]
14-Nov-2013 07:10 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source]
26-Feb-2014 23:39 angels one five Updated [Operator, Location]
01-Jun-2015 16:07 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Destination airport]
24-Oct-2015 20:47 Anon. Updated [Narrative]
08-Jan-2016 17:44 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Destination airport, Narrative]
09-Jan-2016 09:42 JIXN Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
24-Jan-2016 06:17 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
13-Feb-2018 21:43 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
10-May-2019 19:12 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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