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Date:25-JAN-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:609 (West Riding) Squadron Royal Air Force (609 (West Riding) Sqn RAF)
Registration: N3025
MSN: 314
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:RAF Drem, East Lothian -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Drem, East Lothian
Destination airport:RAF Drem, East Lothian
Narrative:
Spitfire Mk Ia N3025: First Flown 8-9-39. Delivered to 609 Squadron 11-9-39. Damaged when ran into snowdrift on landing and tipped up at RAF Drem, East Lothian 25-1-1940. Pilot: Flying Officer Ian Bedford Nesbitt RUSSELL, RAF OK.

Minor damage repaired and aircraft returned to service; however, written off (damaged beyond repair) when undershot landing Drem 19-3-40 and collided with Spitfire Mk Ia L1096. This time, not repaired and SOC as Cat E 13-5-40

Sources:

1. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/spitfire/p002.html
2. http://www.rafcommands.com/database/serials/details.php?uniq=N3025


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Aug-2008 11:32 Anon. Added
25-Aug-2011 18:48 angels one five Updated [Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative]
25-Dec-2011 06:21 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Location, Destination airport, Narrative]
10-Jan-2012 02:44 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Location, Nature, Destination airport]
10-Jan-2012 10:55 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Nature]
12-Jan-2012 00:31 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Nature]
09-Nov-2012 00:40 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
14-Oct-2013 04:50 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Nature, Destination airport, Narrative]
21-Oct-2013 23:51 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source]
02-Mar-2014 18:34 Nepa Updated [Operator, Narrative]
13-Sep-2014 09:03 angels one five Updated [Operator, Narrative]
01-Jun-2015 14:29 Opietz Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport, Narrative]
27-Jan-2016 01:52 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Narrative]
27-Mar-2016 08:04 Fuxs Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
10-May-2019 01:46 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
11-Feb-2021 21:44 angels one five Updated [Narrative]

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