Accident Supermarine Spitfire FR Mk XVIIIe D-FIII, Friday 26 May 2023
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Date:Friday 26 May 2023
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Supermarine Spitfire FR Mk XVIIIe
Owner/operator:Fliegerhorst GmbH & Co KG
Registration: D-FIII
MSN: 6S/672224
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Hildesheim Airfield (EDVM) -   Germany
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Hildesheim Airfield (EDVM)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A Supermarine Spitfire FR Mk XVIIIe vintage aircraft, sustained substantial damage when it was involved in a landing accident at Hildesheim Airport (EDVM ), Germany.
The pilot was slightly injured.

Sold to Fliegerhorst GmbH & Co KG in Eschbach, Germany. Flown to her new home at Bremgarten by John Romain in December 2020. Registered on 12/01/21 as G-BUOS to her new owners. Registration G-BUOS was cancellde by CAA at 09/02/22 as transferred to Germany.

Sources: - Photo


History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

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Revision history:

26-May-2023 13:23 Anon. Added
26-May-2023 14:29 harro Updated
26-May-2023 18:57 Iceman 29 Updated
27-May-2023 14:36 Anon. Updated

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