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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 22011
Last updated: 15 June 2020
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Date:28-JAN-1940
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IA
Owner/operator:602 (City of Glasgow) Squadron Royal Air Force (602 (City of Glasgow) Sqn RAF)
Registration: L1018
C/n / msn: 231
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:RAF Drem, East Lothian -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Drem, East Lothian
Destination airport:RAF Drem, East Lothian
Narrative:
231st Spitfire of the first production batch of 310: First Flown 14-6-39, delivered to 602(City of Glasgow) Squadron 17-6-39. Substantially damaged when Overshot landing, hit hedge & overturned at RAF Drem, East Lothian on 28-1-40. Pilot OK. Repaired and returned to service, being issued to 5 OTU on 13-7-40

Sources:

1. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/spitfire/p002.html
2. http://allspitfirepilots.org/aircraft/L1018


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Aug-2008 11:32 Anon. Added
25-Dec-2011 06:16 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
25-Dec-2011 06:17 Nepa Updated [Source]
10-Jan-2012 02:36 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport]
10-Jan-2012 10:54 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Nature]
12-Jan-2012 00:25 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Nature]
22-Jan-2012 14:53 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport]
04-Nov-2012 02:03 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Narrative]
15-Jul-2013 05:09 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
01-Aug-2013 20:34 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport]
20-Aug-2013 19:46 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport]
24-Aug-2013 07:39 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Narrative]
25-Aug-2013 10:08 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport, Narrative]
27-Sep-2013 06:10 angels one five Updated [Date, Operator]
14-Oct-2013 04:49 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
21-Oct-2013 23:53 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
25-Oct-2013 20:13 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
14-Nov-2013 07:09 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source]
26-Feb-2014 23:38 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
01-Jun-2015 16:06 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport]
24-Jan-2016 06:22 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
13-Feb-2018 21:43 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
10-May-2019 18:59 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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