Accident Supermarine Spitfire Mk I K9970, Monday 6 January 1941
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Date:Monday 6 January 1941
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) Sqn RAF
Registration: K9970
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:near RAF West Kilbride, North Ayrshire, Scotland -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF West Kilbride
Engine failed, crashed during forced landing. Pilot okay.
SOC 17/1/41.


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18-Feb-2011 16:49 angels one five Added
07-Sep-2011 19:41 angels one five Updated [Operator, Narrative]
28-Dec-2011 06:28 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Location, Nature, Destination airport, Narrative]
12-Jan-2012 12:23 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Location]
23-Jan-2012 00:46 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
03-Nov-2012 02:57 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Nature, Source, Narrative]
06-Jul-2013 05:39 JINX Updated [Operator, Location, Narrative]
01-Aug-2013 21:26 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Nature]
04-Aug-2013 21:20 JINX Updated [Operator, Location]
13-Aug-2013 01:19 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
24-Aug-2013 09:21 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location]
26-Aug-2013 20:51 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location]
01-Oct-2013 17:59 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
22-Oct-2013 08:17 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source, Narrative]
14-Nov-2013 07:12 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location]
21-Feb-2014 18:03 angels one five Updated [Operator, Location]
29-May-2015 10:53 Angel dot comma Updated [Operator]
20-Jan-2016 17:38 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
21-Jan-2016 17:24 Django Updated [Operator]
22-Jan-2016 06:33 JINX Updated [Operator]
22-Jan-2016 20:17 JIXN Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Location, Destination airport, Narrative]
23-Jan-2016 14:26 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location]
15-Feb-2018 08:12 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
07-Feb-2021 06:29 angels one five Updated [Time, Narrative]
17-Jun-2023 20:22 Nepa Updated

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